Cody Lillich

Investigative Producer

New Orleans

Recent Articles by Cody

Zurik: Attorneys ask judge to end St. Tammany Jail’s extended use of holding cells, citing concerns of COVID-19

Zurik: Attorneys request state, federal investigations into St. Tammany Jail’s cramped holding cells

County-by-county COVID-19 tracker

  Zurik: Healthcare workers among the first to be tested at drive-thru sites have not received results

Zurik: Hundreds of tests taken in the early days of Coronavirus testing are still outstanding

  Zurik: Ventilator supply in New Orleans could run out next week, health leaders compete against other states to get more in stock

Zurik: Lawsuit filed over cramped St. Tammany holding cells, lawyers concerned for social distancing amid COVID-19

  Zurik: Hospitals increase capacity ahead of expected increase of COVID-19 patients

  Zurik: New Orleans continues to be one of the nation’s COVID-19 hot spots, analysis shows

COVID-19 Tracker: Check out the latest on test results around the country

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LIVE: Gov. John Bel Edwards announces new plans to fight coronavirus pandemic

  Zurik: Jail numbers show crowded holding cells are isolated to St. Tammany jail

  Zurik: City to demote Safety and Permits Director following discrepancies by department’s inspectors

  Zurik: St. Tammany Jail keeping inmates in holding cells for weeks, violating state’s minimum jail standards

  Zurik: Additional discrepancies found in suspended building inspector’s past work

  Two Safety and Permits Inspectors placed on emergency suspension following FOX 8 Investigation

  Zurik: Third city inspector likely did not visit Hard Rock site when he signed off on work

  Zurik: Past chancellors remain on SUNO payroll as college makes cuts amidst financial crisis

  Zurik: FOX 8 investigation discovers additional discrepancies with more city inspectors at Hard Rock Hotel site

  Zurik: City inspector signed off on Hard Rock Hotel work without proper certification

  Zurik: City inspectors approved work at the Hard Rock Hotel site, but GPS shows they were not there

Sources: FBI, Department of Defense investigating New Orleans pain management office

  Zurik: Louisiana lawmakers hope to wipe out ‘Patriot Penalty’ in upcoming session

  Costly Care: Medicare charged hundreds more than drug’s cost at cash value

  Zurik: Port of New Orleans decides to move mural after FOX 8 report, employees concerns

  Zurik: Mayor says liens are mostly ‘fees’ and ‘penalties,’ tax attorney disagrees

  Zurik: Cantrell says she should be judged on work, not back taxes

  Zurik: New Orleans Mayor, Husband owe $95,000 in unpaid taxes

  Zurik: Port of New Orleans shells out $50,000 for painting not easily accessible by the public