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Western District of Louisiana

Friday, December 5, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Louisiana, Joins Twitter


Information on case verdicts, pleads and other news being tweeted

SHREVEPORT/LAFAYETTE/ALEXANDRIA/MONROE/LAKE CHARLES, La.:  United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that the U.S. Attorney’s Office has joined Twitter to assist in providing news, announcements and other information to the public.  The office will provide information regarding office events, links to press releases, photos and media advisories.

“Twitter is another avenue to provide information to the public,” Finley stated.  “Those who follow us on Twitter will receive our Tweets on their mobile devices, desktop computers, electronic tablets and other internet capable devices.  We are excited to offer this online service.”

To follow us on Twitter, go to, or add our Twitter address, @USAO_WDLA, to the Twitter app on your electronic device. In addition to Twitter, the U.S. Attorney’s Office also maintains a website (, which is the primary source of information relating to functions of the office.

Updated January 29, 2015