Must Read: 4 years in prison for New Orleans corruption figure with Nova Scotia ties

Racketeering claims reach into wilds of Kemptville

Aaron Broussard arrived in a New Orleans court Monday morning, where his 35-year political career ended with a 46-month prison sentence for fraud committed while he was president of Jefferson Parish, the most populous New Orleans suburb.

Broussard, who must also repay $280,000, apologized “for bringing dishonor to my position. I will pay for that dishonor for the rest of my life.” He requested he be sent to Pensacola Prison when his term starts on April 8.

Before the massive political corruption scandal that rocked all of New Orleans, Broussard was most well-known for his shameful and histrionic display of “crocodile tears” on national television in the USA following the Katrina disaster in New Orleans. It was charged by some that Broussard’s actions in the wake of Katrina caused tens of millions of dollars in damages to hundreds of New Orleans properties due to avoidable flooding. Continue Reading at………

Broussard sentencing links

Aaron Broussard sentenced to 46 months in prison; Wilkinson, Parker get probation ~ Drew Broach

Former Jefferson Parish president sentenced to 46 months ~ Charles Maldonado

Aaron Broussard Sentenced: Former Louisiana Parish President Gets Four Years For Giving Wife Fake Job ~ Janet McConnaughey

Aaron Broussard sentenced to 46 months on federal corruption charges ~ Travers Mackel

Former JP President Aaron Broussard gets 46 months in jail ~ Meg Gatto

Aaron Broussard gets 46-month prison sentence ~ Paul ‘n Chick