2002-097
Created By: Cynthia Monroe on 03/25/2002 at 11:59 AM
Category: Campaign Finance Charges
Caption:
Dismissed Document:

March 14, 2002

Joe Aidoo
9701 Lake Forest, Ste. 127
New Orleans, LA 70127

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Aidoo:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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.

Joe Aidoo
March 14, 2002
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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002

Belinda Alexandrenko
P. O. Box 4366
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Ms. Alexandrenko:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


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

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Anderson:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Kevin Barnes
11231 Whiteside Rd.
New Orleans, LA 70128

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Barnes:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Kenneth Bazile
4200 Walmsley Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70125

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Bazile:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


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

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Bowman:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Tony (Anthony) Cain
1401 Hudson Lane, Ste. 109
Monroe, LA 71201

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Cain:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Tony (Anthony) Cain
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

Sonceree Smith Clark
5665 S. Leighton Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Ms. Clark:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



Sonceree Smith Clark
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Lois Dejean
2823 Broadway Street
New Orleans, LA 70125

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Ms. Dejean:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Lois Dejean
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Charles L. Elloie
4424 S. Rocheblave
New Orleans, LA 70125

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Elloie:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 L. Elloie
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

John J. Finckbeiner
#3 Courthouse Square
Chalmette, LA 70043

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Finckbeiner:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



John J. Finckbeiner
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

Pamela Gibbs
210 Baronne Street, Ste. 1800
New Orleans, LA 70112

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Ms. Gibbs:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



Pamela Gibbs
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

Robert H. Harrison, Jr.
P. O. Box 1165
Denham Springs, LA 70727

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Harrison:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



Robert H. Harrison, Jr.
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

Desmond J. Hilaire
P. O. Box 111
Hahnville, LA 70057

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Hilaire:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



Desmond J. Hilaire
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


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

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Ms. Johnson:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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.
Patricia “Pat” Johnson
March 14, 2002
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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002


David Reed
4005 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70115

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Reed:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Sheryl L. Laing
103 Dana Drive
Pineville, LA 71360

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Ms. Laing:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Sheryl L. Laing
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Curtis Pitre
309 Lynx Drive
Arabi, LA 70032

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Pitre:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Curtis Pitre
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Joel Porter
P. O. Box 53158
Baton Rouge, LA 70892

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Porter:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Joel Porter
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Leon E. Roy, III
P. O. Box 10087
New Iberia, LA 70562-0087

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Roy:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Leon E. Roy, III
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Robert L. Simpson, Jr.
1500 Oregon Street
Lake Charles, LA 70607

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Simpson:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Robert L. Simpson, Jr.
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


James Garland Smith
1408 S. Grand
Monroe, LA 71202

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Smith:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


James Garland Smith
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Errol J. Ware
P. O. Box 791211-1211
New Orleans, LA 70179

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Ware

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Errol J. Ware
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Bill Weirick
2313 Jasmine Street
Monroe, LA 71201

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Weirick:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Bill Weirick
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


W. T. Winfield
P. O. Box 4243
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Winfield:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



W. T. Winfield
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002


Warren Tommy Cutrer
P. O. Box 21
Roseland, LA 70456

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-097

Dear Mr. Cutrer:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).


Warren Tommy Cutrer
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

Edward “Eddie” Scott
6910-12 Salem Dr.
New Orleans, La 70127

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-057

Dear Mr. Scott:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



Edward “Eddie” Scott
March 14, 2002
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 14, 2002

Eddie S. Stewart, Jr.
1742 Lyman Lane
Clinton, LA 70722

Re: Ethics Board Docket No. 2002-057

Dear Mr. Stewart:

The Louisiana Board of Ethics, at its March 13, 2002 meeting, considered a staff report regarding your failure to file the campaign finance disclosure report due February 15, 2002.

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 13, 2002 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).



Eddie S. Stewart, Jr.
March 14, 2002
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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