Burton inducted into Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame

BATON ROUGE -- Beauregard Parish District Attorney David Burton was among those inducted Friday into the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame.

A ceremony took place in Baton Rouge. The induction is sponsored by the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation, a nonprofit that studies public safety and corrections.

The ceremony is in its 10th year.

Those inducted, in addition to Burton, were:
- E. Pete Adams, director of the Louisiana District Attorneys Association,
- Glenn H. Curtis, adjutant general of the Louisiana National Guard,
- Andy Brown, Jackson Parish sheriff,
- Sid Geautreaux, East Baton Rouge sheriff, and
- Judge Fredericka Homberg Wicker, of the Louisiana 5th Circuit Court of Appeal.

Lindy Boggs, the first woman elected to Congress from Louisiana, was posthumously inducted at Friday’s event.

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