In a Sunday editorial, the Times-Picayune Editorial Board endorsed the Law Office of William Most’s work on overdetention, writing that:
Once you’ve served the time in prison ordered by a court, you should be released. That seems obvious. . . . [But] Louisiana isn’t abiding by that standard – and it’s not even close. . . The state of Louisiana needs to abide by the law, stop wasting taxpayer money and fix this problem.