lawsuits http://wrkf.org en Getting That Settlement Paid Could Take an Act of the Legislature http://wrkf.org/post/getting-settlement-paid-could-take-act-legislature <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Each session, lawmakers file appropriations bills, trying to get the state to pay what courts have ruled is owed to plaintiffs.</p><p>This session, one of the 26 “Appropriations/Judgment” bills is authored by Crowley Representative Jack Montoucet, on behalf of the Louisiana Probation and Parole Officers Association. The amount due that group is $3,722,315.00. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Sue Lincoln 23844 at http://wrkf.org Getting That Settlement Paid Could Take an Act of the Legislature