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Louisiana 2nd district race being watched closely

Kristin Regula Nov. 6, 2016, 10:18pm

BATON ROUGE – The race for a seat in Louisiana’s 2nd district has produced two judges who both want to serve on the bench of the state’s court of appeals.

Federal lawsuit in wrongful conviction case advances

Kate Jacobson Oct. 28, 2016, 6:02pm

SHREVEPORT — Despite a recent state decision denying a hearing for a compensation case of a wrongfully convicted man, two federal lawsuits filed by the man's estate are forging ahead.

Monroe lawyer named in judge's suit alleging her constitutional rights were violated

Deana Carpenter Aug. 1, 2016, 12:33am

MONROE -- Monroe attorney Brian Crawford of the firm Crawford and Ogg is among a group of several lawyers and officials who have been named in a suit by Judge Sharon Marchman, who alleges the defendants violated her First and 14th Amendment rights by allegedly conspiring on payroll fraud and hiding the destruction of documents.

2nd Circuit Appeals Court judge didn't think twice about running for re-election

Sean Fowler May 11, 2016, 3:10pm

SHREVEPORT– A long-standing Second Circuit appeals judge said there was never any doubt that he would seek re-election.

Minden police officer still not reinstated despite ruling by appeals court

Emma Gallimore May 1, 2016, 6:27pm

SHREVEPORT – A Minden Police Department lieutenant has yet to be reinstated despite a Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeal ruling in early March that reversed his termination.