Louisiana Questions & Answers

Q: I got pulled and got a speeding ticket 4 months ago. I lost the ticket and completely forgotten about until now.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 23, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire a traffic court attorney to get the attachment recalled and handle the traffic offense.

Q: Is there a difference between second degree battery and aggravated second degree battery ?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 23, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
2d degree battery exposure up to $2000 and/or 5 years

aggravated 2d degree battery exposure up to $10,000 and/or 15 years.

Both would necessitate a criminal attorney

Q: What can I do to protect my daughter from husbands girlfriend who is on drugs

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 23, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Print every thing you can find about the girl friends record. Next hire a private investigator to document that he is taking your child to visit her or that she is visiting him while he has your child. Then hire a custody attorney.

Q: Can my kids father take child without any agreement. Never been to court he is only ordered to pay child support

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 23, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
You need to hire a custody attorney. It sounds like you have a hearing date coming up for ex parte custody

Q: Can a family court judge order force a couple to end there relationship?

2 Answers | Asked in Domestic Violence and Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 22, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
No but a juvenile court judge can take custody away from both parents if they remain together or a family court judge can give custody to a 3d party.

Q: I made a horrible joke that caused some one I love to feel threatened. There is a restraining order can I go to jail

1 Answer | Asked in Domestic Violence for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 22, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
A Protective Order will likely be entered against you with supervised visitation of an children.

Q: I was arrested for illegal carrying of a weapon. Could this be considered protection in a volatile situation?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 21, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire a criminal attorney and the next time you move a friend out of a home with a volatile partner, just call the Sheriff's Office.

Q: My sons father has custody and moved him out of state. Is he in violation of my visitation rights?

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 21, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire a custody lawyer and file for contempt and immediate return of your child.

Q: Custody and lawyer

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 19, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
You need a lawyer for your custody and child support disputes. You don't give enough information to answer your questions.

Q: What should a business person do to protect themselves for being blamed for a non forced entry burglary regarding guns

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation and Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 19, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
You need to hire a criminal attorney because this question is way too complicated and you did not give nearly enough details to answer on a website

Q: gow Can I adopt my cousins baby when he is born? Both parents willing to sign over rights at the hospital.

2 Answers | Asked in Adoption for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 18, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire an adoption attorney now, in advance, so all the paperwork can be ready for the birth.

Q: i was arrested for Illegal carrying weapon presence of cds, gram of meth marijuana and paraphernalia all first offense.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 17, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire your own criminal attorney, stay on your PRESCRIBED medication, and don't do anything you can't reverse.

Q: Is there any lawyer in the Alexandria La area that is willing to help my wife end the bullying from her exhusband?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Personal Injury, Child Custody and Legal Malpractice for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 17, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Justia is not a lawyer referral service. Google Ouachita Parish custody lawyer

Q: I have several judgements, can I sell my house?

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy and Real Estate Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 16, 2019
Timothy Denison's answer
You need to have the title on your house examined. If there are no liens, you can file it free and clear. If there are liens, you can sell it but the liens would be paid first.

Q: Good morning, my husband was remarried without divorcing me. How can I pursue a lawsuit?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 16, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
File 4 divorce & partition & talk 2 the District attorney.

Q: Can you file custody paperwork for a child before it's born?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 15, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
No but he can follow on day of birth or thereafter.

Q: Dad passed away 10 yrs ago. Left a trust for Mother and 4 daughters with spouses also named on trust. 1 sister passed,

1 Answer | Asked in Estate Planning for Louisiana on
Answered on Jan 15, 2019
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer
You will need to have an attorney review the trust documents and consult with you in person. This is not the type of question that can be answered in a forum such as this. The way the trust is written will likely determine the answers to your questions.

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