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Wednesday, 08 December 2010 18:58

Impeached Louisiana Judge Porteous Removed From Bench After Senate Conviction

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The Senate voted to convict Louisiana U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Porteous Jr. which has resulted in the removal of Porteous from the federal bench. The US Senate found four impeachment charges against Porteous.

To convict, a 2/3 majority charge was required.

Bayoubuzz Staff

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