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Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope arrives at the Lafayette Parish Courthouse for a hearing on Dec. 27, 2017, in Lafayette, La.

Advocate staff file photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK

Trial is set to begin on Tuesday for Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope, although the presiding state district court judge will hear a number of motions from the marshal's attorneys before the proceedings can begin.

Pope faces two counts of perjury and five counts of malfeasance in office.

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