Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards (in hat) arrives with his daughter Anna Edwards (far left) at a Baton Rouge halfway house Thursday to begin serving the rest of his prison sentence. He was released after serving eight years for a corruption conviction. (Associated Press)

Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards (in hat) arrives with his daughter Anna Edwards (far left) at a Baton Rouge halfway house Thursday to begin serving the rest of his prison sentence. He was released after serving eight years for a corruption conviction. (Associated Press)