Hearing the case is Division A Judge Cynthia Woodard.
Ford sued the agency for “comp time,” insurance costs, and penalties. He is demanding almost $500 thousand, plus attorney fees.
Among those testifying this morning was Ford and former fire district commission Chairman Tom Thompson. Ford’s attorney is Daniel Street of Monroe.
Defending is Assistant District Attorney Jeff Robinson.
Trial will resume tomorrow at 9:00 AM, Courtroom A, Lincoln Parish Court House.