Southern Region High Court Conference
The Supreme Court of Louisiana Historical Society and the Louisiana Supreme Court co-sponsored the Southern Region High Court Conference which was held in New Orleans September 27-29, 2012. The conference was attended by high court judges, justices and state administrators from nine states in the region and Puerto Rico.
An opening reception was held on the first floor of the Louisiana Supreme Court and the sound of Hotsteppas Brass Band greeted the attendees as they ascended the Courthouse steps upon arrival. The Phil Melancon Trio played at the reception as the conference kicked off to the flavors and sounds of New Orleans.
The Southern Region High Court Conference formally thanked The Supreme Court of Louisiana Historical Society board for their support. SCLHS board members present were President Donna D. Fraiche, First Vice-President Judge Marc T. Amy, Second Vice-President Mathile W. Abramson, and Treasurer Benjamin W. Janke.