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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

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: my boyfriend helped a stranger that was messed up on drugs get to her so called house which really wasn't

She lied to him and said she lived there even had 1 working key but couldn't find the dead bolt one so he took out an a/c to get in then put it back then she fed him. He ended up dosing off but got woken up by the landlord bc they seen her leave and was told that she didn't live there so he ended... Read more »

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

Hire a criminal attorney. Interesting defense.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Civil Rights and Domestic Violence for Louisiana on
Q: Can the comissioner deny my dissolution request of the stay away order

I called the police on my husband and he has a stay away order put on him i want it disolved. Can they deny this due to our being co defendants in another case?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on May 23, 2019

They can deny it for any number of reasons.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Traffic Tickets, Car Accidents and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: Must I present my license if requested by a louisiana law enforcement? Not the Dept. Of Safety, but roadside cop.

I've seen videos of jerks refusing to comply, and wonder if it's valid in LA.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on May 17, 2019

No jerks must produce ID, as does everyone else if requested.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: Is there a statue of limitations on community property settlement in the state of Louisiana?

We have been divorced for over 10 years and she now wants to settle and take everything I don't have anymore so she wants me to pay her money

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on May 12, 2019

Wait until she serves you with something. Then hire a community property lawyer quickly because partition of community property does not prescribe.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Social Security, Divorce and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: Which parent will receive disability benefits for the minor children?

If the non custodial parent receives disability and the children get benefits from the disabled parents benefits, which parent receives the children’s benefits each month?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Mar 16, 2019

The custodial parent receives the children's benefits as long as a copy of the Custody Judgment has been sent to the agency.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Family Law for Louisiana on
Q: I was molested as a child have decided as an adult to seek legal action, at what point is it "too late" to seek help?
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Feb 20, 2019

29th birthday is when the cause of action prescribes.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Civil Rights for Louisiana on
Q: What happens to the offender 1nce warrant is executed? the crime itself has exceeded its statute of limitations.
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Feb 9, 2019

You haven't provided enough information. You need to hire a criminal attorney.

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