1st Circuit Court of Appeal Judge Remy Chiasson,
74, died Thursday, October 16, 2003. After attending
Nicholls State University, he earned his undergraduate
and LLB degrees from Louisiana State University in 1955.
He was in the private practice of law from 1955 to 1963
and served as City Attorney for the City of Thibodaux
for six years and was an Assistant District Attorney.
He was first elected judge in the 17th JDC in 1963 and
served there until taking the bench at the First Circuit
in 1976. He served on the First Circuit until his retirement