Text Us: 870870
Studio: (504)260.1870
Toll Free: (866)889.0870
| More
Edwin Edwards through the years
Photos of the controversial former governer of Louisiana.  Edwards was released from federal prison on Thursday.
 
AP01010802525
Photo 6 of 11
(Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards, standing with his wife, Candy, left, and daughter, Anna Edwards, listens to a question from the media Monday, Jan. 8, 2001, on the steps of the federal courthouse in Baton Rouge, La. Edwards, was sentenced to 10 yearsin prison and fined $250,000 Monday for extorting payoffs from businessmen applying for riverboat casino licenses. (AP Photo/Bill Haber))
 
More Galleries

• French Quarter Fest - Sunday

• French Quarter Fest - Saturday

• Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Irish-Italian

• Irish - Italian Parade Fun

• New Orleans Auto Show

• St. Joseph's Night Mardi Gras Indians

• Irish Channel block party

St. Pat's

• St. Patrick's Day in Metairie

• Krewe of St. Anne

• Krewe of Bacchus

• Endymion Extravaganza

• Greasing of the Poles