Louisiana Federal Crimes Questions & Answers

Q: I need to know weather my situation is Criminal or civil

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Feb 14, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
This is criminal. Consult with a criminal defense attorney.

Q: Can I drop an unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling charge if I don't want the person to get charge?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Feb 9, 2019
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Yes, go see the District Attorney and tell the office you want a drop charge form.

Q: I want to know if I can get in trouble helping someone in jail for drug trafficking to get a lawyer

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Dec 25, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hiring a lawyer for a relative will not affect your mother's immigration case.

Q: Is purse snatching a violent crime?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Municipal Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Nov 18, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
The law does not disriminate between being in her hand, on her shoulder, in a cart or on the front see of a car. But your attorney can make that defense.

Q: How can I help them?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Federal Crimes, Internet Law and Juvenile Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Oct 12, 2018
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer
There may be implications from both a criminal and child protection standpoint. I'd certainly recommend that your mother contact an attorney who is familiar with both criminal and family law matters.

Q: Wouldn't taking a pizza be a petty theft if there was no force or no intimidation ?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Aug 15, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
The pizza man is saying your BF intimidated him about having PAID for the pizza. It's over billing. So hire a criminal attorney for him.

Q: Can I drop charges for assault on a dating partner if the defendant is in jail?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Apr 30, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Contact the District Attorney for a "drop charge form".

Q: My husband was threatened to say what the detective wanted them to say.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Apr 10, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire a criminal attorney. Not enough details to give you an opinion.

Q: Charged with aggravated burglary and owner charged with conspiracy, false allegations and filing a false report

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on
Answered on Apr 10, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Hire a criminal attorney and don't admit to committing criminal offense online...which you just did.

Q: Can probation and parole garish my federal and state income taxes for fees im behind on?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Tax Law for Louisiana on
Answered on Mar 29, 2018
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer
Ever heard of of probation and parole being able to garnish and don't know of any statute allowing it.

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