Report: New Orleans has too many judges

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

A new report may have some judges saying, “I object!” The Bureau of Governmental Research says New Orleans courts have more judges than they really need.

The 33-page report claims criminal and civil district courts in Orleans Parish each have more than twice the number of judges they need.

It goes on to say that getting rid of half of those judges would save $14 million.

To read the full report, click here: