CDC Gets a New Judge
Rachael Johnson (right) is sworn in as the new Judge at
Orleans Parish Civil District Court by her mother,
Louisiana State Supreme Court Chief Justice,
Bernette Johnson (left) as nephew Noah Johnson holds the bible.
Judge Johnson replaces Judge Regina Woods who has moved on to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal.
Johnson will preside over Division "B" and inherits a domestic docket.
Judge Robin Giarrusso speaks to fourth graders
at Edward Hynes Elementary School about the
constitution and the job of lawyers and judges during a recent Law Day event.
Juvenile Court was the site of a Law Day program in which 7th grade
students from Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School participated
in a mock trial. First City Court Judge Angelique Reed (far right)
helped organize the event with (left to right) Orleans Criminal Court
Judge Tracey Flemings-Davillier and Juvenile Court Judges Candice
Bates-Anderson and Ernestine Gray.
Muffins with Mom
Judge Nakisha Ervin-Knott (left) is pictured with Fannie C. Williams Charter School
Principal/CEO Kelly S. Batiste during the school's annual Muffins With Moms day.
It's a day set aside to recognize the mothers of students at the school.