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Associate Justice James D. Simon

James Dudley Simon (1897 – 1982)

Associate Justice, Louisiana Supreme Court, 1955-1960
Judge, Louisiana Sixteenth Judicial District Court, 1925-1954
Louisiana Legislature, 1921-1925

Born in St. Martinville, Louisiana, January 30, 1897 • Member of the Supreme Court Judicial Council, 1960 • Great-grandson of Louisiana Supreme Court Judge (Florent) Edouard Simon • Five generations of his family have been Louisiana Judges • Died in St. Martinville, October 23, 1982 • Portrait painted by John Clay Parker