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Did Port Allen mayor violate a court order?

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A hearing is underway to determine whether Port Allen Mayor Deedy Slaughter violated a court order regarding the firing and court-ordered reinstatement of the city's chief financial officer.  WAFB's Kiran Chawla is in the courtroom and will have a live report tonight on 9News at 5.

Later on 9News at 6:  Domestic violence centers have seen their budgets cut on both the state and federal levels.  It appears there isn't enough money to go around and WAFB's Tyana Williams has been told that doing more with less just doesn't work.

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