Recent Wins

Victory for women and girls: Federal judge sides with Louisiana and strikes down Joe Biden’s assault on Title IX

U.S. District Court Judge Terry Doughty issued the injunction today, siding with plaintiff states, agreeing that the rule is unlawful.

6/13/2024

BREAKING: Louisiana Supreme Court reverses previous 'lookback window' decision following Attorney General Murrill's request

"Justice for Victims! - Louisiana Supreme Court upholds ‘lookback window’ law. These child victims of sexual abuse deserve their day in court. This is a win for victims of sexual assault and those who have been silenced for far too long.

6/12/2024

Louisiana secures injunction against Biden's unlawful ATF rule

Louisiana and a coalition of other states have blocked Joe Biden’s unlawful ban on private firearm sales. This new rule by the ATF would have shut down gun shows and prohibited gun transactions between everyday citizens. Not in Louisiana!

6/12/2024

Attorney General Murrill and DA Jones announce a former coach has pleaded guilty to multiple sex offenses in Red River Parish; sentenced to 23 years

The abrupt end to a five-year prosecution effort for District Attorney Jones and the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office was a victory for the people of Red River Parish.

5/16/2024

Attorney General Liz Murrill announces $10.25 million settlement with wireless carriers

Attorney General Liz Murrill announced an $10.25 million 50-jurisdiction settlement with AT&T Mobility, LLC, Cricket Wireless, LLC, T-Mobile USA, Inc., Cellco Partnership, d/b/a Verizon Wireless, and TracFone Wireless, Inc. (collectively, the “Wireless Carriers”), which resolves the state attorneys general investigations into the Wireless Carriers’ deceptive and misleading advertising practices.

5/10/2024

Attorney General Liz Murrill claims victory in baseless challenge to Louisiana’s oil and gas permitting decisions

A three-judge panel dismissed the Sierra Club’s frivolous challenge to Louisiana’s approval of permits for an LNG export facility along the Calcasieu Ship Channel.

4/30/2024

Attorney General Liz Murrill secures conviction of vehicular homicide for drunk driver

Attorney General Liz Murrill’s Criminal Division secured a conviction for Heather De Los Santos (DOB: 3/17/1987) on a charge of vehicular homicide on Tuesday, February 20.

2/21/2024

Attorney General Liz Murrill’s Office gets conviction for serial rapist in Rapides Parish

"The guilty pleas today from this serial rapist are the culmination of the hard work of the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with my office’s Criminal Division. The Louisiana Department of Justice will continue to protect the rights of crime victims in our state and bring violent sexual predators like this to justice."

2/14/2024

Federal Court sides with Attorney General Liz Murrill to de-list Louisiana Black Bear from endangered species list

A Federal District Court dismissed a suit challenging the de-listing of the Louisiana Black Bear from the endangered species list.

1/30/2024

Statement from Attorney General Liz Murrill on the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling against the Biden Administration's Department of Energy

Statement from Attorney General Liz Murrill on the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling against the Biden Administration's Department of Energy

1/11/2024