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Q: how do i file for a motion to suppress evidence? charged with 2 things, judge said and gave bond on another not on paper

first charge is a forgery charge, check was taken out of a car, being cleaned at a service station. A lady at bank said black male came thru drive through sent in a check for $475 that signature was unreadable on back, said she asked his name black male then asked if she wanted to see his id lady... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 6, 2019

You hire a criminal defense attorney to do it for you.

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Q: What is the possibility of a oral sexual battery going to trial if the accuser never makes a statement after 1yr 6 mths

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jul 18, 2019

That's just a small part of a defense. It does not affect whether this goes to trial. You need a criminal attorney.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Civil Litigation, Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on

Q: FALSE Restraining orders filed to prevent collection of small business property ($10000>/=)after unlawful eviction

My business partners EX girl filed false restraining orders after stealing our shops safe with titlework for roughly 8000$ of vehicles and keys, then filed FALSE restraining orders on my business partner and i, in order to prevent collection of the vehicles themselves and our shop tools after... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Jul 10, 2019

Hire an attorney and don't respond to her messages.

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 answered on Jun 15, 2019

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

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Q: What if the victim dropped the charges

I'm the victim /girlfriend

On April 23,2019 my boyfriend James Kirby Watts and I got into an argument which lead to him putting me in the hospital. He's been charged with second degree battery. Would me dropping the charges against him help in any way?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on May 20, 2019

I doubt that any attorney will help you drop the charges against your boyfriend if he put you in the hospital.

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Q: What if you made a claim and got money reimbursed and spent the money but the claim was fake. Can u just pay it back?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on May 20, 2019

Making a fake insurance claim is criminal fraud.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on

Q: How do i get my mail? Or can i press charges against her for keeping my mail.

I moved out of a house my ex and I owned together. She's still there. Changed the locks. She filed some kind civil suit against me after i moved out. The house is now for sale. Atleast 1 check and possibly my state income taxes were mail to that house and in my name only.

Sye J Broussard answered on Apr 17, 2019

I suggest you call the post office and give them a forwarding address for your mail in the future. As far as your personal mail in her possession, she cannot keep something that belongs to you. If you have reason to believe she is keeping your personal items, you can call the local law enforcement... Read more »

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Q: Does Louisiana have any specific mandatory minimum sentence for Distribution of Schedule 3 first offence?

Also, is there any way to beat the charge if you already signed a statement admitting guilt? One suboxone is the drug deal in question.

Sye J Broussard answered on Apr 16, 2019

Distribution of a Schedule III is a minimum of 1 year and maximum of 10 years in prison, with or without hard labor. See La. R.S. 40:968.

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Q: How can u get charged for fugitive?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Mar 3, 2019

By evading arrest.

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

A guy contacted me about advertisement said that he would pay me weekly he sent me my first check in the mail I cashed the check he sent to me now the store saying the check is fraudulent am I going to go to jail for this or is this Criminal or is it civil

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Feb 14, 2019

This is criminal. Consult with a criminal defense attorney.

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

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Feb 9, 2019

Yes, go see the District Attorney and tell the office you want a drop charge form.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for Louisiana on

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

hello I have a question I am an American citizen what happened is that a family member of mine was involved in a drug related crime and needs someone to put him in a lawyer and ask me to help him put up a lawyer and give my name and taxes to the lawyer I do not have I would like to know if this... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Dec 25, 2018

Hiring a lawyer for a relative will not affect your mother's immigration case.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Municipal Law for Louisiana on

Q: Is purse snatching a violent crime?

If said purse is not attached to the victims person such as in a shopping cart?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Nov 18, 2018

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.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Federal Crimes, Internet Law and Juvenile Law for Louisiana on

Q: How can I help them?

Hi, my little sister is 14 and she sent a video of herself being being sexual to two of her male classmates on a app called Snapchat. One of the boys recorded her from another phone and his mother found it. Now she wants to discuss the matter with my mother since the boy sent it around school. If... Read more »

Douglas Lee Bryan answered on Oct 12, 2018

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.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on

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

My boyfriend is in jail for simple robbery in Louisiana this is his first felony but he used no force he told the pizza guy that he payed online and the pizza man gave him the pizza now they are charging him with simply robbery ...is this right ?

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 15, 2018

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.

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Q: Can three people committing the same crime be sentenced with different times for the same offense?

One individual received 9 yrs. because of perjury, another 7 years, another 3/4 years. The one with 7 years testified against the other 2, and the last individual received a lesser sentence. Also, the whereabouts (prison ) was supposed to be sealed for the person with 7 years, I found out that the... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Aug 12, 2018

Yes

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

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Apr 30, 2018

Contact the District Attorney for a "drop charge form".

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Federal Crimes and Gov & Administrative Law for Louisiana on

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

They told him that if he did not say it that they were taking me (wife) to jail and taking our son to state custody.

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Apr 10, 2018

Hire a criminal attorney. Not enough details to give you an opinion.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Federal Crimes for Louisiana on

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

Owner gave permission and paid me to set up the guy that was messing with his wife and got set up as well and now charged with possession of stolen firearms and aggravated burglary but he was also charged with filing false report, conspiracy and for leading the police in the wrong direction and... Read more »

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Apr 10, 2018

Hire a criminal attorney and don't admit to committing criminal offense online...which you just did.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Federal Crimes and Tax Law for Louisiana on

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

Ellen Cronin Badeaux answered on Mar 29, 2018

Ever heard of of probation and parole being able to garnish and don't know of any statute allowing it.

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