The following people were sentenced in proceedings held in 21st Judicial District Court in St. Helena Parish.

Judge Robert Morrison issued the following sentences on March 2:

  • GRAYER, PAXTON: Granted post-conviction relief after serving 18 years in the Department of Corrections on the charge of second-degree murder.
  • TAYLOR, CLIFTON: 15 year sentence suspended, all but one year to be served in a parish jail and five years probation on charges of introduction of contraband into a penal institution and unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling.
  • TOURNILLON, EMILY: One year suspended sentence and one year probation for misdemeanor theft.