Walter Reed

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May 19, 2019 - 12:46 pm
Three years after his conviction on federal corruption charges, a former Louisiana prosecutor is finally serving his sentence. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports St. Tammany and Washington parishes District Attorney Walter Reed surrendered Friday at the federal prison in Morgantown, West Virginia...
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April 11, 2019 - 8:03 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former Northshore district attorney scheduled to begin serving his four-year federal sentence for corruption on Monday says he's seeking another delay while he is treated for prostate cancer. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports 72-year-old Walter Reed has asked for a delay in...
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Jim Hanzo
February 26, 2019 - 3:33 pm
Former St. Tammany DA Walter Reed has been ordered to report to prison April 1 by a federal judge. The order comes nearly 3 years after Reed was convicted on 18 counts ranging from conspiracy to fraud for using campaign contributions for personal use. His son Steven Reed was found guilty on 3...
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February 05, 2019 - 4:15 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Prosecutors want a judge to reconsider a decision allowing a former New Orleans area prosecutor to remain free until he exhausted his appeals, now that a federal appeals court refused to rehear the matter. News outlets report Assistant U.S. Attorney Jordan Ginsberg asked U.S...
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December 06, 2018 - 8:56 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Attorneys for a longtime New Orleans-area district attorney have asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its recent decision to uphold his conviction on multiple criminal counts. The petition for a rehearing was filed at the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals by attorneys for...
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Chris Miller
November 05, 2018 - 1:57 pm
The U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected the appeal of former St. Tammany and Washington Parish District Attorney Walter Reed, meaning the former prosecutor could soon be reporting to federal prison, The New Orleans Advocate reports. Reed has been free on bond since being sentenced to...
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Chris Miller
April 05, 2017 - 12:34 pm
A federal judge has sentenced former St. Tammany and Washington Parish District Attorney Walter Reed to four years. The 48 month sentence is far less than the guidelines, which called for a 10 to 12 year sentence. Walter Reed sentenced to 48 months in St. Tammany corruption case. Big downward...
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April 05, 2017 - 7:52 am
(AP) The former top prosecutor for Washington and St. Tammany parishes learns his fate after being convicted on multiple corruption charges. Walter Reed goes before U.S. District Judge Eldon Fallon on Wednesday for sentencing. An independent pre-sentence investigation suggests nine to 111/4 years...
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