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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Libel & Slander for Louisiana on
Q: What can charge someone with who has been trying to ruin my reputation and constantly threatens me?

An exfriend has been going around my university telling people bad things about me and a friend and always tell people how she wants to fight...etc. A recent event just happened between us when people were telling us the lies she said about us. The girl had people literally hating us until they... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Dec 10, 2019

Stay away from her and leave her alone. Print any evidence of her hate campaign and file a complaint with your university police

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: How long can a person sit in jail if bonded?
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Dec 1, 2019

Can take up to 8 hrs once the bond is posted.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: I'm in Lousiana, can I move out at the age of 17?

I'm 17, I don't want to live with my dad any longer, can I legally move out and live on my own if I tell him where I am going?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Nov 25, 2019

No, you are a minor.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Civil Rights and Constitutional Law for Louisiana on
Q: If you have a PO on someone. Can they stand outside your window and video record you .
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Nov 15, 2019

No. Call the police and show them your protective order.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Consumer Law, Family Law and Landlord - Tenant for Louisiana on
Q: Widow and 2 kids kicked out of a house by dead husband family w/o eviction notice !!! Legal or not in La ?

Not sure if Will was in play

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Nov 15, 2019

A great deal more details needed. Consult with an attorney.

2 Answers | Asked in Child Support, Civil Rights, Communications Law and Constitutional Law for Louisiana on
Q: What is the social security number use for and can it be use by anyone else for there's benefit?

Make a contract and make me fulfill is this law

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Oct 14, 2019

This is not a library. You can research these issues by googling

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Products Liability and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: I was flying my drone when officers pulled up to my house and took it from me with no reason give me given in they do

They said I was flying illegally when I told them that I was registered and licensed to fly and knew the rules and I was in the correct on Law they didn't know what to do and took my drone and laugh

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Oct 3, 2019

File a complaint with the Sheriff's Office.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: If someone is pointing a laser beam at you in Shreveport Louisiana what steps to take to get them arrested
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 10, 2019

Call the Sheriff's office to file a criminal complaint

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Employment Law, Civil Rights and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Q: I was a 1099 employee appointed with the company. ........

The upper lines put in surveillance cameras in the workplace. They claimed these cameras had no audio. But now, after leaving, I have determined they do have active audio. There are no signs or notices in the building about the audio surveillance. Is that legal?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 10, 2019

Thus is an employment law question.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Arbitration / Mediation Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: What is a possible sentencing or punishment for a first offense on domestic violence/child endangerment law?

There was a domestic violence act between a man (the offender) and woman in the household, a child was around and got hurt unintentionally.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 8, 2019

Exposure depends on the injuries to the victim.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: What can I do if my DCFS worker and my civil rights violated as a parent and crossing state but not with father.

My Dcfs case required for me to finish substance abuse treatment which I am currently enrolled and attending.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Sep 2, 2019

Can't decipher your question. When you finish rehab, call a juvenile court attorney.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: I'm on misdemeanor probation in Deridder La for giving a false name I haven't reported in a year because I was homeless

But in that time I got a psychological evaluation and went to rehab a moved into a sober living house a few cities away I have harmed no one and have caught no charges what can I do besides go to jail and ruin everything I've worked so hard get

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 28, 2019

There is probably an attachment out for you. You need an attorney to get that recalled and hopefully resolve any revocation proceeding that is pending.

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption, Civil Rights and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: Can someone please explain la civil code 199 to me
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 20, 2019

It means adopted kid can inherit from both adopted family and bio family.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Education Law, Libel & Slander and Sexual Harassment for Louisiana on
Q: Can multiple students report an incident of hazing as a group?

We reported an incident of hazing and bullying as a group at my university. The school ignored the complaints until we demanded meetings with the deans about other issues, then we were finally permitted to report the hazing

Now, the school refuses to treat the victims as a collective group.... Read more »

Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Aug 14, 2019

You can do whatever you want

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Civil Litigation, Civil Rights and Juvenile Law for Louisiana on
Q: How to be heard in the court room. The judge has not let me or my lawyer speak in court? Is that allowed?
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 4, 2019

Why aren't you talking to your attorney, who knows the circumstances?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: What if u have been a victim for over 15yrs of personal persecution,and involuntary servitude.what sentence could hold
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jun 18, 2019

Call the Sheriff's office to report if you have been a victim of human trafficking.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: Can a city police officer utilize a lidar gun while in their personal vehicle?
Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin answered on Jun 17, 2019

What is a lidar gun?

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Q: What steps am I supposed to take now and also how do I remain a freeman and protect myself?

I was recently on a video chat and I believe someone(In another country)was going to show me something illegal. I am not fully aware of what I saw,I had a bad feeling about it so I first closed my laptop screen and then opened it and exited out immediately(or pretty much the same time). Upon... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jun 15, 2019

Consult with a criminal attorney so that you can give more details

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Q: Is not returning a leased property a civil or criminal matter ?

They issued a warrant I was picked up , I made arrangements with company and paid them restitution, my court date is June 12, never been in trouble in my life before , what is going to happen ?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jun 4, 2019

Tti ou have been charged with theft, misdemeanor or felony depending on the value. Hire a criminal attorney

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