Iberia Parish President Errol "Romo" Romero and Parish Council remained at odds Wednesday night. To refresh your memory, it all began before Romero took office, when he handed out a number of pink-slips to parish employees. Council questioned that action and Romero blamed District Attorney Phil Haney for undermining council's... more »
Iberia Parish President Errol "Romo" Romero responds to a unanimous parish council decision to oppose him. This feud began before Romero even took office when he told nine employees, "you're fired."
The council is calling upon the Attorney General and the State Ethics Board to look into those actions.... more »
Iberia Parish President Errol "Romo" Romero has filed a formal complaint against Phil Haney, the 16th Judicial District Attorney.
The 126-page complaint was filed with numerous state agencies, including the Louisiana Board of Ethics and the Louisiana Attorney General. Among the complaints are several allegations of misconduct on the... more »
An Acadiana District Attorney's license to practice law is on the line. The State Office of Disciplinary Counsel filed formal misconduct charges against 16th Judicial District Attorney Phil Haney.
The charges stem from a civil case Haney took on privately four years ago. He represented a woman after she... more »
A pardon board denies clemency to former Iberia Parish President, Will Langlinais. Langlanais served a suspended sentence for a number of ethics violations and now says that's all behind him.
"I had never been before a pardon board," Langlinais said. "I'm done with it, it's over." Langlinais says he... more »
Iberia Parish District Attorney Phil Haney has been cleared by the state legislative auditor on some allegations. The auditor concluded the sixteenth judicial district was justified in representing the parish on legal matters dating back to 2006 and getting paid for them. The second issue involved parish workers installing culverts... more »