JFT Endorsements for November 6, 2012, Local and State Elections

  Endorsements for November 6, 2012, Local and State Elections

ORLEANS PARISH

Judge 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Div B      PAUL BONIN

Judge 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Div H      CHARLES R. JONES

Judge Criminal District Court, Sect B             TRACY FLEMINGS-DAVILLIER

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JPSB rolls forward millage rates

Sept. 27, 2012 -- The Jefferson Parish School Board voted at a special meeting yesterday to “roll forward” millage rates on three taxes, allowing the district to collect a little more than $1 million more in property taxes due to increased property tax assessments.

The vote was 6-3.

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Court Rules Against Jefferson Parish School Board on Reduction in Force Policy

Jefferson Federation of Teachers triumphs over School Board again

(June 25, 2012, Jefferson Parish, LA)  The 24th Judicial District Court of Jefferson Parish ruled today in favor of the Jefferson Federation of Teachers and against the Jefferson Parish School Board.  Judge Raymond Steib issued a permanent injunction stopping the School Board from applying its Reduction in Force (RIF) policy as implemented on July 13, 2011. 

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