The Maroon

Lethal drug under scrutiny

May 1, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Attorneys for several Oklahoma death row inmates are appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court to outlaw a sedative that is used in the process of lethal injection. The appeal is a result of a failed lethal injection...

Brief: Princeton Review and College of Distinction recognize Loyola

The Maroon

August 21, 2013

The College of Distinction and the Princeton Review awarded Loyola with distinctions this summer. College of Distinction acknowledged Loyola University New Orleans for the improvement of students through programs such as the Ca...

Proposed law may ban social media use while driving


April 10, 2013

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Hold that Twitter thought. If you are driving, a proposed state law would make it illegal for you to post status updates or anything else to social media websites. With an eye toward closing a loophole in th...

New York works to reduce tobacco users

Associated Press

March 21, 2013

NEW YORK (AP) - A new proposal would require New York City retailers to keep tobacco products out of sight under a first-in-the-nation proposal aimed at reducing the youth smoking rate, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday. The legis...

Obama puts schools on notice


January 26, 2012

President Obama placed pressure on colleges and universities across United States in his third State of the Union address on Jan. 24, asserting that higher education institutions should be active participants in the effort to...

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