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Renee Gill Pratt

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  • Judge: No New Trial For Mose Jefferson

    A federal judge refused Monday to order a new trial for political operative Mose Jefferson, who was convicted of bribing a former New Orleans school board president for her support in awarding school contracts. U.S. District Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon...
  • Jefferson Clan Arraigned

    A former Louisiana lawmaker and three relatives of a former congressman have pleaded not guilty to federal racketeering charges. Former state Rep. Renee Gill Pratt and a brother, sister and niece of former U.S. Rep. William Jefferson were arraigned...
  • Mose Jefferson Wants Charge Dismissed

    Mose Jefferson Wants Charge Dismissed
    A former Louisiana congressman's brother asked a federal judge Monday to dismiss the racketeering conspiracy case against him, his girlfriend and two of his relatives, calling it a politically motivated prosecution. Arthur Lemann III, one of Mose...
  • Mose Jefferson Seeks Delay Of Bribery Trial

    Mose Jefferson Seeks Delay Of Bribery Trial
    A former Louisiana congressman's brother is asking a federal judge to postpone his bribery trial until after his trial for a separate racketeering conspiracy case. Mose Jefferson's trial on charges he bribed a former New Orleans school board president...
  • Judge Sets 2010 Trial Date For Racketeering Case

    A trial for the racketeering conspiracy case against a former Louisiana lawmaker and three relatives of a former congressman has been rescheduled for early next year. The trial for political operative Mose Jefferson; his sister, New Orleans tax...
  • Mose Jefferson Trial Will Start Aug. 10, Delay Denied

    A federal appeals court has refused to delaya bribery trial for the brother of a former Louisiana congressman,setting the stage for a jury to hear the case next week. Mose Jefferson's trial on charges he bribed a former New Orleansschool board...
  • Mose Jefferson's bid for indigent status denied

    Mose Jefferson's bid for indigent status denied
    A former Louisiana congressman's brother isn't indigent and doesn't qualify for a government-funded lawyer to defend him against bribery charges, a federal magistrate ruled Thursday.Mose Jefferson is the brother of former U.S. Rep. William Jefferson,...
  • Mose Jefferson Bribery Trial Jury Secection Begins Monday

    A federal trial is opening for a formerLouisiana congressman's brother charged with bribing a former NewOrleans school board member for her support in awarding schoolcontracts. Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the case againstMose...
  • Jury Selection Begins For Mose Jefferson

    Jury Selection Begins For Mose Jefferson
    A federal trial is opening for a former Louisiana congressman's brother charged with bribing a former New Orleans school board member for her support in awarding school contracts. Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the case against Mose...
  • Mose Jefferson Jury Selected

    Mose Jefferson Jury Selected
    Less than a week after a former Louisiana congressman was convicted of corruption charges, that case is casting a long shadow over his brother's federal trial on unrelated bribery charges. Six men and six women, as well as two female alternates, were...
  • Unlike His Brother, Mose Wants To Tell His Story

    Unlike His Brother, Mose Wants To Tell His Story
    As his bribery trial opened Tuesday, Mose Jefferson appeared determined to tell a federal jury his side of the story - unlike his younger brother, former Rep. William Jefferson, who didn't take the witness stand before he was convicted of unrelated...