PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER
SEPTEMBER 28, 2001
Retired Judge Robert
J. Klees has been appointed, by order of the Louisiana Supreme
Court, as judge pro tempore of the 17 th Judicial
District Court, Division "C", Lafourche Parish, according
to Chief Justice Pascal F. Calogero, Jr.
Klees fills the vacancy
created by the resignation of Judge John J. Erny, Jr. effective
October 1, 2001. He will serve for the period of October 1,
2001 through December 31, 2001 or until further orders of
Klees was elected in 1981 and re-elected in 1990 as judge for
the 4 th Circuit Court of Appeal where, prior to his retirement
in 2000, he served as chief judge.