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Judges in the Classroom, Part 1 (2023)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2023-06-02

Duration: 00:03:48

Subjects: Louisiana. Supreme Court | Law | Education | Criminal justice, Administration of


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Weimer, John L. Interviewee
  • Cotogno, Peggy Interviewee


This segment from the June 2, 2023, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the first part of Kara St. Cyr’s report on Judges in the Classroom, a program aimed at educating students about the law and the possible legal consequences of bad behavior. She interviews Chief Justice John Weimer of the Louisiana Supreme Court and Peggy Cotogno, the executive director of the Louisiana Center for Law and Civic Education.