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POLICE JURY. In Louisiana this name is given. to certain officers who collectively exercise jurisdiction in certain cases of police as levying taxes, regulating roads,

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Initially, the police jury (a local term for county council) voted 8-1 in committee to display the Commandments in all courtrooms, despite legal counsel advising against it.
We soon moved back north to the parish of my birth, and I even ran for the Police Jury six years later, surprising myself and absolutely everyone by winning.
Major organization : ASSUMPTION PARISH POLICE JURY, OFFICE OF EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
The parish is a consolidated government created in 1984 through the merger of the City of Houma and the Terrebonne Parish Police Jury.
I am very pleased with the level of commitment to Union Parish that Foster Farms is demonstrating with their investment of $30 million to expand their operations at their plant near Farmerville, said President Charles Sawyer of the Union Parish Police Jury.
Our executives are working closely with the Cameron Parish Police Jury, National Guard, FEMA, and other State and Federal agencies as they implement their recovery plan.
Major organization : JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH POLICE JURY
Senator David Vitter; State Senator Gerald Theunissen; Cameron Parish Police Jury President Scott Trahan; Police Juror-District I Sonny McGee; and Father Roland Baughn, who gave the blessing.
As an organization representing all 64 parishes we applaud Senators Cassidy efforts for a solution to this ongoing issue," said Roland Dartez, Executive Director of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana.
Charif Souki, chairman & CEO of Cheniere, said, "We would like to thank the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the Department of Energy, the Honorable Kathleen Babineaux-Blanco Governor of Louisiana, Senator-Elect David Vitter and Senator Mary Landrieu, the Cameron Parish Police Jury, the Sabine Pass Pilots Association, the Jefferson County Waterway and Navigation District, the West Cameron Port Commission, Louisiana's state and local agencies and their federal and local legislative representatives, and most of all, the citizens of Cameron Parish.