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BRBA Bus Trip to the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola

Baton Rouge Bar Association
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Louisiana State Penitentiary is the state’s oldest and only maximum-security prison and, as such, a much sought after tour destination for criminal justice professionals. A regular tour consists of a visit to the museum, the historic Red Hat, a cellblock or dormitory at Camp F, lunch at Camp F and the lethal injection table.

Please join the BRBA Young Lawyers Section for a bus trip to tour the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola on April 27, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The trip includes a 1.0-hour CLE, lunch and the bus ride. Mark White will present the CLE on “Life After Incarceration.” Seating is limited so make your reservations now! Please meet at the West Baton Rouge Courthouse (850 8th Street, Port Allen, La.) at 8:30 a.m. to catch the bus.

• When: April 27, 2018 — 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
• Title: Life After Incarceration
• Speaker: Mark White
• Where: Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola
• Cost: FREE*
• Dress Code: Business casual (no jeans)

The dress code will be strictly enforced. Anyone not adhering to the dress code will be subject to exclusion from the tour.

If you have been convicted of a felony or arrested three or more times for felonies, please contact Landon Hester (225-214-5560) before registering for this event.

*The costs associated with the trip are being covered by a grant from the LSBA Young Lawyers Division and the assistance of the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office, so there is no cost to attend.

For more information or to register for the trip, please contact Landon Hester at landon@brba.org. Deadline to register is Friday, April 13, 2018 by 4:30 PM.