state Supreme Court

Jindal's Pension Overhaul Reaches State Supreme Court

Mar 20, 2013

The state Supreme Court heard arguments Tuesday on the constitutionality of Gov. Bobby Jindal’s pension overhaul passed by the legislature last session.

Louisiana Chief Justice Bernette J. Johnson
Louisiana Supreme Court

Her honor Bernette J. Johnson was sworn in as Louisiana's first African American chief justice Friday morning. Johnson was only able to take her seat after two civil rights lawsuits.