Sex ed gets closer to reality in New Orleans

Morrell’s bill would allow anonymous health surveys in schools By Alex Woodward, The Gambit New Orleans public middle and high schools are a step closer to receiving comprehensive sex education. State Sen. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, was able to push through his Senate Bill 31 allowing anonymous student health risk surveys in schools. The surveys are …

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#AskJP Episode 5: Marijuana Reform Legislation

In this episode, Senator JP Morrell (District 3) talks marijuana reform, responding to a number of questions submitted to #AskJP. He also lays out the method to the madness in the Senate’s budget strategies and urges citizens to read “Burden of Proof: Lyndsi Lambert’s story” a series on rape victim’s experience published by NOLA.com | …

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#AskJP: Episode 3: Rep. Walt Leger & Film Tax Credit Reform

This week JP is joined by Louisiana House Speaker Pro Tempore Walt Leger III for the show’s main topic: the Louisiana Film Tax Credit program. JP also shares updates on legislation to protect victims of sexual assault and domestic violence, the budget, and TOPS.

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Second Episode of #AskJP Published

In this week’s episode, JP talks sexual assault legislation, the creationism law debate, Film Tax Credits and much more! Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download Tune in here. movie Kreatura download #AskJP is a weekly podcast series during the legislative session where JP answers questions he receives on Twitter and at jomorrell.com.

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A legislative strategy for getting tougher on campus rapes: Editorial

By The Editorial Board, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune A comprehensive package of bills from a half dozen legislators would strengthen Louisiana laws governing sexual assaults, particularly on college campuses, and provide badly needed training in handling these cases. Details of the legislation were released Monday after an almost year-long effort to understand the scope of …

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