Court News
05-20-2024 23rd Judicial District Court Closure
05-17-2024 Caddo Parish Juvenile Court Closure
05-15-2024 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS 2024-02:
05-13-2024 Severe Weather Closure Orders
05-13-2024 18th JDC Clerks Office Closure
05-13-2024 34th JDC Closure Order
05-01-2024 Louisiana Supreme Court Justices Issue Law Day Resolution Inspiring Judges to Participate in Civics Education in Schools
In recognition of the 66th annual celebration of Law Day, the Justices of the Louisiana Supreme Court issued a Resolution commemorating today as Law Day. The Resolution urges and requests “judges of the State of Louisiana to dedicate the month of May 2024 to reaching out to schools to provide students with an opportunity to learn about the law, the role of a judge and the court system from members of the judiciary.” The Law Day 2024 theme is “Voices of Democracy.”
04-30-2024 30th JDC Closure Order
04-29-2024 Court Closure Order
04-26-2024 February 2024 Bar Examination Results
04-25-2024 Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Jay B. McCallum Appointed to Serve on Council of the Louisiana State Law Institute
Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Jay B. McCallum has been appointed by his fellow Justices of the Louisiana Supreme Court as the Court's ex officio appointee to the Council of the Louisiana State Law Institute, effective immediately.
04-24-2024 Court Closure Order
04-10-2024 Severe Weather Closures
04-01-2024 27th JDC Closure Order
03-28-2024 2023 Louisiana Supreme Court Annual Report
03-27-2024 Chief Disciplinary Counsel for The Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board Charles B. Plattsmier Announces Retirement; Successor Anderson O. Dotson III, Appointed
Chief Disciplinary Counsel for the Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board Charles B. Plattsmier announced his retirement effective March 31, 2024. At nearly 28 years of service, Mr. Plattsmier is the longest-serving Chief Disciplinary Counsel in recent history.
03-25-2024 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS 2024-01:
03-11-2024 Integrated Criminal Justice Information System (ICJIS) Policy Board Meeting, March 14, 2024
03-05-2024 EBR Juvenile Court Closure
03-04-2024 CALL FOR COMMENTS - Proposed Louisiana Rule of Professional Conduct 1.5
02-29-2024 2024 DeNovo Legal Figures of Note
02-14-2024 Judicial Council Meeting Notice 02/22/24
02-09-2024 Orleans Parish Juvenile Court Closure
02-08-2024 Judiciary Commission of Louisiana Announces Officers and Appointments
The Judiciary Commission of Louisiana announces the election of Orleans Criminal District Court Judge Robin D. Pittman as Commission Chair, and Suzanne H. Stinson as Vice-Chair; the recent appointments of three new members to the nine-member Judiciary Commission: Mr. Lloyd J. Clark of Jefferson Parish, attorney Thomas C. Wicker, IV of Orleans Parish, and attorney David Ardoin of Lafourche Parish; and the appointment of attorney Kelly Blackwell as Judiciary Commission Counsel.
02-05-2024 Louisiana Supreme Court Justices Hold Oral Arguments at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
The Louisiana Supreme Court recently accepted an invitation by Loyola University New Orleans College of Law to hold oral arguments on the school’s uptown campus.
02-05-2024 2024 Mardi Gras Closure
01-16-2024 January 2024 Winter Weather Closure Orders
01-12-2024 Retired Assistant U.S. Attorney Mary J. Mudrick is Appointed Shreveport City Court Judge Pro Tempore
Retired Assistant United States Attorney Mary Mudrick has been appointed to serve as judge pro tempore of Shreveport City Court Division C, effective January 8, 2024 through December 31, 2024, or until the vacancy is filled, whichever occurs sooner. The vacancy is the result of the retirement of Shreveport City Court Judge Pammela Lattier on December 31, 2023.
01-10-2024 Building Closure - February 16, 2024
01-09-2024 Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal Chief Judge John Michael Guidry Elected Secretary-Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance Committee of National Court of Appeal Organization
Chief Judge John Michael Guidry of the Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal has been elected Secretary-Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance Committee of the Council of Chief Judges of the State Courts of Appeal (CCJSCA). His one-year term began Oct. 27 during the CCJSCA Annual Conference in Charleston, South Carolina.
01-08-2024 January 8, 2024 Weather Closures