Court News
02-01-2023 2nd Circuit Court of Appeal Closure
01-25-2023 Integrated Criminal Justice Information System Policy Board Meeting
01-25-2023 Louisiana Courts Wrap Up Language Access Projects with U.S. Department Of Justice, Following Exemplary Improvements to Services For Litigants
In 2019, the Supreme Court of Louisiana entered into an agreement with the United States Department of Justice, whereby the Supreme Court would oversee improved services for non-English speakers involved in criminal and civil litigation throughout the state. Pursuant to the agreement, the Supreme Court embarked on a system-wide study of state courts, ascertained areas for improvement, implemented various changes to court procedures, and took numerous additional steps.
01-25-2023 Severe Weather Closure Orders
01-24-2023 Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice John L. Weimer Takes the Oath to Serve His Final 10 Year Term
Oaths of office were recently administered in Thibodaux, as both Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice John L. Weimer as well as members of the Lafourche Parish School Board were sworn in for their new terms of office.
01-18-2023 14th JDC Closure Order
01-03-2023 Appointment of New Members to the Judiciary Commission of Louisiana
The Judiciary Commission of Louisiana (JCL) announced the appointment of two new members: Third Circuit Court of Appeal Judge Sharon Darville Wilson and Judith Rozier.