Littering could land you in jail, plus fine

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Purvis “Earl” Cotten, 83, passed from this life on Monday, September 3, 2018, while surrounded by

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Sharel Renee Miller, 63, of Georgetown, passed from this life on Thursday, September 6, 2018 in W

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Edith Ann McDaniel Price, 80, of Winnfield, passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 at her home aft

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Steven Joshua Webb, 31, of Monroe, passed from this life on Monday, August 13, 2018.

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Russell William McClary, 68, of Olla, passed from this life on Friday, August 31, 2018, at Hardtn

If a bill that is making its way through the Louisiana Legislature becomes law, littering in the bayou state could land offenders in jail for 30 days, plus hefty fines.

Rep. Phillip DeVillier, R-Eunice, introduced House Bill 35, which would add the option of 30 days in jail to penalties for gross littering in Louisiana and extend the amount of time someone can be prosecuted for the crime.

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