Jun 17, 2013 9:34 AM by AP/CS
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation will induct seven people into the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame in ceremonies July 12 at the prison museum and in Baton Rouge.
The 2013 honorees include West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Mike Cazes, former judge and U.S. Attorney L.J. Hymel, Baton Rouge lawyer Keith Nordyke and Lafayette Parish Judge Jules Edwards.
The induction events begin with a 1:30 p.m. reception for the honorees and the public at the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum at the gates to the prison in Angola.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will follow at 2 p.m. to reveal the exhibit cases that illustrate the lives and accomplishments of the inductees.
A banquet and formal induction program will be held at 5 p.m. at Boudreax's in Baton Rouge.