New Orleans corruption en Two Seats Now Open in New Orleans Council Special Election After Johnson's Plea <p>The New Orleans City Council will have two open seats on the November 6<sup>&nbsp;</sup>ballot. The second vacancy comes after District E Councilman Jon Johnson’s guilty plea to federal corruption charges. Thu, 19 Jul 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 16059 at Councilman Jon Johnson Resigns, Pleads Guilty to Corruption <p>A New Orleans city councilman is resigning his office after pleading guilty to corruption. Federal charges link Hurricane Katrina relief to the politician&rsquo;s failed-campaign fund. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 21:05:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 16006 at