2001-132-b
Created By: Cynthia Monroe on 03/23/2001 at 03:58 PM
Category: Campaign Finance Charges
Caption:
Dismissed Document:

March 19, 2001


Charles A. Abels
28558 Highway 22
Springfield, LA 70462

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Abels:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:

CHARGE

That Charles A. Abels, a candidate with a deficit from the October 21,1995 election, may have violated Section 1505.1B of the Campaign Finance Disclosure Act (“CFDA”) (La. R.S. 18:1505.1B) by failing to file the campaign finance disclosure report required by the provisions of Section 1495.4D of the CFDA (La. R.S. 18:1495.4D) to be filed by February 15, 2001, and covering the reporting period of January 1 through December 31, 2000, and is therefore subject to civil penalties of $60 a day until the report is filed, not to exceed $2,000.

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Charles A. Abels
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Belinda Alexandrenko
8700 Florida Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Ms. Alexandrenko:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Belinda Alexandrenko
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Wray Anderson
P. O. Box 8703
Mandeville, LA 70470-8703

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Anderson:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Wray Anderson
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Kevin Barnes
11231 Whiteside Rd.
New Orleans, LA 70128

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Barnes:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Kevin Barnes
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Kenneth Bazile
4200 Walmsley Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70125

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Bazile:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Kenneth Bazile
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


William “Bill” Bowman
HC 62, Box 20
Greensburg, LA 70441-9305

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Bowman:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


William “Bill” Bowman
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Ward Elmo Bryant
3839 Lakeshore Dr.
Shreveport, LA 71109

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Bryant:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Ward Elmo Bryant
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Donald Burris
P. O. Box 1984
Covington, LA 70434

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Burris:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Donald Burris
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Edward J. Deano
535 Adair St.
Mandeville, LA 70448

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Deano:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGES
I.
II.
Edward J. Deano
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).

In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Kevin “Frazier” Dorn
116 Gordon St.
Pineville, LA 71360

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Dorn:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Kevin “Frazier” Dorn
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


The Honorable Yvonne Dorsey-Welch
House of Representatives
1662 Thomas H. Delpit Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Rep. Welch:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).

Yvonne Dorsey-Welch
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Joseph “Joe” Impastato
P. O. Box 938
Lacombe, LA 70445

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Impastato:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Joseph “Joe” Impastato
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Michael Jackson
111 Ship Drive, UT. 4C
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Jackson:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Michael Jackson
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Patricia “Pat” Johnson
1300 Perdido Street
4EO1 City Hall
New Orleans, LA 70112

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Ms. Johnson:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).

Patricia “Pat” Johnson
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001

Charles R. Kelly
6111 Maplewood Dr.
Baton Rouge, La 70812

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Kelly:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).



Charles R. Kelly
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Evelyn Collins Kelly
P. O. Box 447
Lake Providence, LA 71254

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Ms. Kelly:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Evelyn Collins Kelly
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001

Bruce J. McConduit
4424 Saint Roch Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70122

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. McConduit:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGES
I.
II.

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

Bruce J. McConduit
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).

In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Caren Morgan
P. O. Box 172
Gretna, LA 70054-0172

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Ms. Morgan:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Caren Morgan
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

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Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Michael A. Petitto
P. O. Box 613
Amite, LA 70422

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Petitto:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Michael A. Petitto
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


David Reed
4005 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70115

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Reed:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


David Reed
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Pat Todd
607 Oakland Drive
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Todd:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Pat Todd
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Rory E. Verrett
1703 S. Carrollton Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Verrett:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Rory E. Verrett
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure




March 19, 2001


Elliot C. Willard
1670 Sere Street
New Orleans, LA 70122

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2001-132

Dear Mr. Willard:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 15, 2001 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2001.

The Board, by a majority vote of its membership, ordered that a public hearing be conducted for the purpose of exploring the following:
CHARGE

The hearing will be held in the Louisiana Retirement Systems Building Board Room, 8401 United Plaza, 4th Floor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana on June 14, 2001 at 9:00 a.m.

This public hearing will be conducted in accordance with the procedural requirements set forth in R.S. 18:1511.4C, provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act and in conformity with the Rules adopted by the Board, a copy of which is enclosed.

At the conclusion of this public hearing, the Board may impose additional civil sanctions of up to $10,000 as per R.S. 18:1505.4A(4)(b).


Elliot C. Willard
March 19, 2001
Page 2 of 2


In order to fully cooperate with you in this matter, we will, upon request, provide you with copies of all documents we may introduce into evidence and the names and addresses of all witnesses we intend to call. If you desire the attendance of any witnesses, the Board can issue subpoenas for those witnesses. In order to have subpoenas issued you must, at least ten (10) days in advance of the hearing, supply the names and addresses of the persons to be subpoenaed and state the reasons that their testimony will be relevant and material.

If I can provide you with any additional information, please call Kathleen M. Allen at (225) 922-1400 or (800) 842-6630.

Yours truly,

LOUISIANA BOARD OF ETHICS



Robert L. Roland
For the Board

EB:RLR:kma

Enclosure
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