extortion http://wwno.org en FBI investigates 2 St. Landry school board members http://wwno.org/post/fbi-investigates-2-st-landry-school-board-members <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The FBI says it is investigating two St. Landry Parish School Board members.</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 21:15:43 +0000 The Associated Press 20761 at http://wwno.org Ex-Gretna Councilman's Convictions Upheld http://wwno.org/post/ex-gretna-councilmans-convictions-upheld <p>A federal appeals court has upheld a former Gretna city councilman&#39;s convictions and prison sentence for taking money in exchange for his support of zoning variances. A three-judge panel from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected Jonathan Bolar&#39;s argument that a jury didn&#39;t hear enough evidence to support his extortion convictions.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:39:58 +0000 The Associated Press 12987 at http://wwno.org