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STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

1.District judge removed from office.
In Re: Judge Sharon K. Hunter, 2002-O-1975 (La. 8/19/02), reh. den. [29 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 10, Issue 8
District judge removed from office. ','YES','In Re: Judge Sharon K. Hunter, 2002-O-1975 (La. 8/19/02), reh. den. [29 pp.]',' The Judiciary Commission of Louisiana conducted a hearing and determined th... view full summary
CIVIL PROCEDURE

2.Uniform Local Rules enacted.
Enactment of Rules for Louisiana District Courts, effective March, 2002.
From LSCR Volume 10, Issue 8
The Court enacted uniform local rules, along with a uniform numbering system for family courts. The new rules govern all aspects of district court procedure, including but not limited to office hours... view full summary
BAR / DISCIPLINARY / ETHICS

3.Unauthorized practice of law defined.
Amendment to La. Rule Prof. Cond. 5.5, effective July 1, 2002.
From LSCR Volume 10, Issue 8
The Court amended Rule 5.5 of the Rules of Professional Conduct to include in the definition of the unauthorized practice of law a lawyer's engaging as a consultant or contractor in connection with th... view full summary