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A source with knowledge says Keva Landrum, the former Orleans Parish criminal court judge who lost in a December runoff against Jason Williams for district attorney, is the Biden administration's choice to serve as U.S. Attorney in New Orleans. MORE:

A top official at Orleans Parish Criminal District Court was disciplined for faking a client's signature in his civil practice. It wasn’t clear whether the Supreme Court discipline will affect his role at criminal court.

For more on the issue of split-verdict juries, wrongful convictions and the inequities in the criminal justice system, New Orleans Parish District AttorneyJason Williams joins @hari  to discuss. What happens to those convicted by this outlawed practice?

After hearing emotional testimony from Will Smith's wife Racquel, Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Judge Camille Buras said Thursday she would push back her decision on Cardell Hayes' bail until March 16. DETAILS:

As rumors swirl over whether she’s under consideration to be New Orleans’ next U.S. attorney, former Orleans Parish Criminal DistrictCourt Judge Keva Landrum has snagged a new job at a local law firm. MORE: ⤵

On paper, Keva Landrum would seem to be a shoo-in for Orleans Parish district attorney. But with attitudes on criminal justice shifting, Landrum's opponents have tried using her resumé against her. Here's how she's trying to flip the script: 🔻

Former Orleans Parish Criminal Court JudgeKeva Landrum officially announces campaign for district attorney

Diedre Pierce Kelly is a well-connected candidate for an open Orleans Parish Criminal District Court judgeship. But a suspension from practicing law in her past has called into question whether she meets the requirements for the position.

Longtime Criminal District Court JudgeKeva Landrum-Johnson plans to enter the Orleans Parish District Attorney race, which would upend a brewing battle between Jason Williams and Leon Cannizzaro. Details:


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Orleans Parish Clerk of Criminal District Court Arthur Morrell has called off his plan to furlough nearly all of his office's dozens of employees, a day after announcing it.

Ex-Catholic deacon George Brignac surrenders on child rape indictment, bail increased to $1 million Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Judge Karen Herman said Brignac must also surrender his passport and wear an ankle monitor if he makes bond again.