Former St. Charles Parish DA Harry Morel sentenced to 3 years in federal prison It was the maximum sentence allowed by law for the single count Morel faced, obstruction of justice, a charge authorities said did not nearly reflect the former prosecutor’s transgressions ... ago as the two drove to New Orleans. Another said she ... 08/16/2016 - 10:30 pm | View Link
Sheriff Ackal breaks silence on federal case against him and his leading lieutenant Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY)– Sheriff Ackal is charged with one count of ... 05/31/2016 - 7:54 am | View Link
Federal Prosecutor Steps Down After Underlings Were Accused Of Making Nasty Online Posts NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans’ corruption-busting federal prosecutor resigned Thursday after two top deputies became embroiled in a scandal that threatens to undermine some of his biggest cases and damaged his standing as one of the most popular ... 12/7/2012 - 1:35 pm | View Link
Top federal prosecutor in New Orleans resigns NEW ORLEANS – Jim Letten, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, announced his resignation Thursday in the wake of scandals involving some of his top deputies. Letten has been the face of sweeping anticorruption and crime-fighting efforts ... 12/6/2012 - 1:23 am | View Link
Federal prosecutor in New Orleans resigns amid investigation Jim Letten, who became the face of probity and incorruptibility in New Orleans, resigned as the federal prosecuting attorney amid a scandal involving top deputies who used the Internet to post anonymous criticisms of judges and cases. Letten announced his ... 12/5/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
U. S. Attorney Josh Minkler says Jeffrey Wilson, the president of Imperial Petroleum based in Evansville, was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Friday while Craig Ducey of Fishers was sentenced to six years and two months in prison.