To stay abreast of news within our profession, the LSBA sends members important journals that are required reading for all lawyers. Members receive the Louisiana Bar Journal, a bimonthly magazine containing substantive law articles. The Recent Developments section is essential reading for every lawyer to learn of changes in laws. LSBA members also receive a subscription to Bar Briefs a bimonthly tabloid which features Association news.
The LSBA also archives the Louisiana Bar Journal online. Whether you are looking for a specific article or wish to get a copy of all Recent Developments for a particular year, you may query the publication database by month, year and/or keyword.
Louisiana Bar Journal - April/May 2013
Vol. 60 No. 6 Download Whole Publication (11.04 MB)
President's Message (440 KB)
Hearing Voices . . . Access to Justice By John H. Musser IVFeatured Article (455 KB)
Louisiana Supreme Court Marks 200th Anniversary By Louisiana Supreme Court Associate Justice Greg G. GuidryFeatured Article (721 KB)
The Supreme Court of Louisiana at 200 By Dr. Warren M. BillingsFeatured Article (638 KB)
History of the Louisiana Bar: Kingfish's Legacy? By E. Phelps GayFeatured Article (357 KB)
Notes from the Law Library of Louisiana By Miriam ChildsFeatured Article (575 KB)
Francois-Xavier Martin Revisited: Louisiana Views on Codification, Jurisprudence, Legal Education and Practice By Prof. Olivier MoreteauFeatured Article (595 KB)
Judicial Review in Louisiana: A Bicentennial Minute Entry By Prof. Paul R. Baier and Georgia ChadwickFeatured Article (527 KB)
The Louisiana Supreme Court and Civil Rights: A Fickle Courtship By Chief Judge Ulysses Gene Thibodeaux, Louisiana 3rd CircuitFeatured Article (666 KB)
Louisiana Supreme Court Celebrates 200th Anniversary in March 1 Ceremony By Miriam ChildsRecent Developments (2.35 MB)
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