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Officers of the institution.
those in such indigent circumstances as shall appear by the certificate of any member of the police jury of the parish, or the mayor of the city where they reside, to render such aid necessary, shall also be furnished with clothing and traveling expenses to and from the institution.
SEC. 1187. The institution shall afford all requisite facilities for providing a good literary education and a mechanical depart. literary and ment in which instruction shall be given in such trades as may be straction. best suited to render the pupils self-sustaining citizens.
Sec. 1188. The general control of said institution shall be Control of vested in a board of trustees, to be composed of the Governor of said institution,
. the State, who shall be ex officio president of the board, the superintendent of the institution, and five members to be appointed by the Governor, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. Said board is hereby declared to be a body politic and corporate in deed and in law, and shall have full power to sue and be sued, to make contracts, and to acquire and hold by purchase or donation any real or personal estate, as may be necessary for the uses of said institution. The domicile of said corporation is established at Baton Rouge, and the vice president of the board shall be the officer upon whom all legal process shall be served to bind said board.
SEC. 1189. The first meeting of the board of trustees shall be beld at such time and place as may be fixed by the Governor, and they shall at said meeting elect a superintendent for the institution, a vice-president of the board, a treasurer, and such other officers as may be necessary for the proper organization and management of the institution.
SEC. 1190. The superintendent shall have the charge and management of the institution; he shall reside in the institution superintendont. and receive such salary and perform such duties as may be determined by the board.
SEC. 1191. The treasurer shall give bond in such sum as the board of trustees may determine, with security to the satisfaction treasurer. of the vice-president. He shall receive from the State Treasurer the appropriation made from time to time by the Legislature for the support of the institution, upon his warrant countersigned by the Governor. He shall pay out the same upon the order of the superintendent of the institution, countersigned by the vicepresident. He shall receive such salary as may be determined by the board, and both he and the superintendent may be removed by the board for any good cause. SEC. 1192. The board of trustees shall have power to make
Quorum and all needful rules and regulations for the government of said in- rules of the stitution, and three members shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business. In the absence of the president the vice president shall act as president of the board.
SEC. 1193. The board of trustees shall have power to procure, by lease or purchase, a suitable building or buildings and have power to grounds for all the necessary purposes of said institution, and, able buildingo. as soon as this may be done, they shall grant the temporary use of the buildings and ground' now occupied and held by said institution, to the Louisiana State University until said university be otherwise provided for.
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How expenses SEC. 1194. The expenses of the members of the board of of trustees are to be paid. trustees, incurred in attending the meetings of the board, shall
be paid out of the funds of the institution.
SECTION In wbat courts the judicial power Appeals returnable there..... .1197 is vested......
80 Session at Opelousas... ..1198 Jurisdiction of the Supreme Appeals returnable there. . 1199 Court...... 81 Session at Shreveport...
...1200 Justices of the Supreme Court; Appeals returnable there. .1201 their salaries, terms and Return day....
1202 qualifications..... 82 Order of hearing.
1203 Number of Supreme Court dis- Cases in Orleans
1204 tricts..... €3 Contesting offices.....
.1205 First district.
.1206 Second district..
83 Rules of court-Vacation... . 1207 'Tbird district.. 83 Defects, Dismissal....
1208 Fourth district... 83 Sureties-Affirmance..
.1209 Sessions of the Supreme Court.. 84 Adjournments....
1210 Three judges to concur in judg- Rules entered on minutes, and ments. Proceedings when
posted in clerk's office and they cannot concur.........
... 1211 Judges conservators of the peace. Supreme Court authorized to Style of process and prosecu
regulate the trial of cases
before it, and change existing Iu judgments judges to refer to
. 1212 the law..
87 Appeals from country parisher A reporter to be appointed. His to have preference-Proviso... 1213 duties....
Parties litigant, when before the Supreme Court and each of its
Supreme Court, sball have judges have power to issue
right to fix their cases for a writs of habeas corpus....... 89
subsequent term of the Sball have control over inferior
Supreme Court...... .1214 courts and issue remedial
Summary docket. Order of writs......
.1215 General Assembly to provide for
appeals on questions of law Rights of parties in case of neg.
.1216 Functions attached to Supreme How ordinary cases shall be asand other courts....
92 signed and fixed for trial.... 1217 Judges of all courts liable to im- Appeals in criminal cases, how peachment.....
93 allowed. Time for filing SECTION.
motion of appeal............1218 Session of the Supreme Court at
All appeals to be suspensive and
SECTION. When appeal shall be returnable
to the Supreme Court. The
1221 COURTS OF APPEAL. Constitutional Provisions.
ARTICLE. Jurisdiction of the courts of appeal.....
95 Judges of the courts of appeal;
their terms and qualifica-
96 State divided into five circuits.. 97 First circuit......
97 Second circuit...
97 Third circuit....
97 Fourth circuit..
97 Fifth circuit....
97 Shall be two terms annually in
each parish...... Terms of tbe first circuit...
99 Terms of the second circuit.. 99 Terms of the third circuit... 99 Terms of the fourth circuit..... 99 Terms of the fifth circuit.... 99 Provision when a term begins on a legal holiday....
100 How judgments shall be ren
dered in case of a disagree-
101 Causes to be tried on the original record.......
102 Rules of Supreme Court adopted. 103 Authorized to issue remedial writs....
... 104 Salary of judges of the courts of appeal........
105 Sheriff to attend the court...... 106
SECTION. Terms of the judges of the courts
of appeal after the expira
tion of their first term ......1222 Vacancy in the office of judge of
the courts of appeal, how
.1123 Duty of the Governor to fill the
vacancy during the recess of
ARTICLE. The State to be divided into judicial districts....
ARTICLE. Their number and limits .... 108 Jurisdiction of the district courts..
109 Qualifications of judges... 109 Terms ...,
109 General Assembly may increase the number
110 Appeals from justices of the peace...
111 Trial of recused cases.
112 Previous term as judge included
in estimating qualifications. 113 No judge to be affected during
the term for which he was
114 District judges may issue writs of habeas corpus......
115 Number of terms in each judicial district.....
SECTION, Governor to order an election to
fill vacancy in the office of
.1225 rst terms of the district courts
outside the parish of Orleans,
when and how fixed......... 1226 Subsequent terms, how and by
whom fixed: notice thereof,
,1227 Number of terms to be held in each district....
1228 Terms of the court to be fixed not
to interfere with the terms of
.1.229 First term of the court and each
alternate term of the court
. 1230 Proviso....
. 1230 Required to hold as many terms
as may be fixed by law......1231 Judges authorized to hold ad
journed or special terms.... 1232 Mode of ordering special term
and of summoning jury. 1233 Dockets to be kept..... Duties of the sheriff and coroner
when the judge sball not
..1235 Each court to make its own roles. 1236
Courts may grant certain orders
in chambers, etc............1237 Further orders granted at cham
hers by district judges......1238 Actions against defaulting tax
collectors .... ....1239, 1240 Suits for laborers' wages...1241, 1242 Cases arising under the civil
rights acts to be tried by
..1243 Suits in which right of office is
contested to be tried by
preference, etc....... .1244 District judges to try mandamus in chambers.....
1245 The judge may appoint an interpreter ..
ARTICLE Criminal jurisdiction as committing magistrates....
SECTIOX. Number of justices of the peace to be elected......
. 1239 Justices to be commissioned by the Governor..
..1260 Justices may issue writs of injunction..
1261 Formalities required in granting injunctions ...
..1261 Justices' jurisdiction limited to their districts....,
..1262 Exceptions ..
COURTS IN THE PARISH OF ORLEANS.
ADDITIONAL DISTRICTS AND DISTRICT
Creation of an additional judge
for the twelfth district...... 1247 Agreement between the two
judges of said district as to
1248 Creation of an additional judge for the first district..
1249 Rules to be adopted by the two
judges for the trial of cases. 1250 Election of judge.....
1251 Creation of the twenty-seventh
district, composed of the
1252 District judge and district attor
ney therefor, when and how
elected.... .... 1253, 1254 Laws applying to other districts
applicable to this...... 1255 Creation of an additional judge
for the twentieth judicial
1256 Appointment of judge.. . 1257 Judges thereof to arrange the
apportiontment of cases be-
ARTICLE Jurisdiction of tbe court of ap
peals in the parish of Or
leans ... Number and qualifications of judges.....
128 Terms, qualification and salary
the same as those of other
129 District courts for the parish of Orleans...
130 Jurisdiction of the civil district court..
130 Jurisdiction of the criminal district court.....
130 Number of judges may be in
creased.. Courts may adopt rules and
regulate proceedings... 132 Civil district court to select a
bank as depository.......... 133 Numbers and jurisdiction of the city courts......
135 General Assembly to regulate salary, fees, etc......
135 DISTRICT COURTS.
JUSTICES OF THE PEACE.
ARTICLE. The number of justices of the
peace in each parish.... 125 Jurisdiction of justices of the peace....
SECTION. Division of criminal district
court into two sections......1263 Annual vacation allowed the judges....
1264 Transfer of cases.
.1265 Appointment of short hand reporter.....
. 1266 Unnecessary delay prohibited. . 1267 Order of trial of cases.....
SECTION. Recusation of judges............1288 Reasons and causes for recusa
1288 Recusation of judges of the
courts of appeals...........1289 Mode and manner of appointing
a lawyer or district judge to
1289 When both judges of the courts
of appeals are recused, whom
1289 Power of persons appointed for recused judge......
1290 Duty of the district judge upon being recused...
Number and designation of the
city courts of the city of New
1272 Jurisdiction of the city courts...1273 Location of the city courts. .1273 Where party must be sued.. City courts, when opened.......1275 Salary of the judges of the city courts.....
1276 Mode of drawing warrants and payment........
1276 Manner and mode of proceedings. 1277 Rules of court, how and when enacted....
..1278 Recusation of judges, how provided for.....
..1279 Transfer of archives, books and
papers from justices of the
. 1280 Fourth city court created.... 1281 Jurisdiction..
1283 Officers thereof..
. 1284 City courts prohibited from issu
. 1291 When a district judge shall be
recused for cause of interest,
who shall try the case. ,1292 Duty of the clerk in relation thereto....
1292 Duty of the judge appointed to act.....
.1293 His duty when case has not been
tried for nine months.......1294 Powers of person acting as judge in recused cases.
.1295 Not applicable to New Orleans. .1296 How retransferred........ ..1297 Provisions for interchange for
trial and disposition of recused cases...
.1298 Duties of district judges for the
trial of such recused cases.. 1299 Causes for the recusation of
judges in criminal cases.....1300
ing process against the city
of New Orleans or its officers. 1285 Civil district court to issue such process..
Time limited to district judges
and judges of the city courts
to render their judgments...1301 Judges to forward their decrees
to the clerk of their courts, when agreed to by parties....1302 Provision in case of a trial when
the judge subsequently dies or resigns....
. 1303 Penalty against judges violating this act....
THE RECUSATION OF JUDGES.
Judges of Supreme or
or other courts, when to recuse themselves....