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Brad Pitt's foundation accused of building shoddy homes in New Orleans

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Published 3:27 PM EDT Sep 13, 2018


































Brad Pitt's legal woes go beyond just his poisonous divorce from Angelina Jolie: His New Orleans charitable foundation has been sued for allegedly building shoddy homes post-Hurricane Katrina and failing to fix multiple problems for nearly a decade.Ron Austin, the New Orleans lawyer who represents the homeowners, says Pitt and the board of the foundation, which Pitt formed in 2007 after raising $42 million, have known about the problems since at least 2009 but have failed to fix them despite mounting complaints.
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8 of the best restaurants in New Orleans

Family Meal: New OrleansCarly Fisher, CNN • Published 11th September 2018(CNN) — New Orleans is a city that shares a storied multigenerational love of food, family and community that transcends spur-of-the-moment trends.After owners Leah Chase and her husband, Dooky, took over his father's Treme storefront, Dooky Chase's became one of the first African-American owned fine dining restaurants in America.
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Leah Chase, Creole queen of New Orleans, is at the city's heart

Family Meal: New OrleansText by Carly Fisher, video by Alice Xue Yu, Robert Sevilla and Joseph Coleman, CNN • Updated 4th September 2018(CNN) — If anyone knows the power of food to change communities, it's Leah Chase.Her longstanding Dooky Chase's Restaurant is widely known as the heart of New Orleans, an institution that served as a center point for social justice during the civil rights movement and a pillar of the arts, rightfully earning her the title of "Queen of Creole Cuisine.
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