Court Watch NOLA’s 2016 Criminal District Court Report
Read about victims of crime who were arrested and incarcerated, evidence presented in criminal trials, demographics of jurors, 1-party sidebar conversations with judges, and much more in our 2016 Criminal District Court Report.
About Court Watch NOLA: Since 2007, Court Watch NOLA has recruited, trained, and supported volunteers in observing and reporting on whether Orleans Parish Criminal Court judges, prosecutors, public defenders, and other public servants are doing their jobs professionally, transparently, and efficiently. Volunteer court watchers carry bright yellow clipboards, and their daily presence in the courtroom […]
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