Monthly Archives: August 2013

TWO NEW BILLS SIGNED IN LOUISIANA WILL FREE SOME INMATES FASTER.

On Tuesday August 27, 2013, Louisiana’s Governor Bobby Jindal signed two new bills into law that he says will make the criminal justice system work more efficiently.

HB 416 – First time non-violent offenders will serve less time behind bars.
HB 414 – Clarifies how inmates are credited for good behavior.

The new bills sought to address recommendation […]

By |August 30th, 2013|Legal News|0 Comments

We are not powerless

We Are Not Powerless!
At one time or another we have all felt powerless.  Sometimes we look at the problems facing our community, our country, and we think that there is nothing we can do.  But that is simply not so, we can influence law makers, we can organize and together we can work to change […]

By |August 29th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Jason Hamilton Second Degree Murder Charges Dropped

“CHARGES AGAINST MY CLIENT HAVE BEEN DROPPED,” said Attorney Martin E. Regan, Jr. On Friday, August 24, 213, Second Degree Murder charges against Jason Hamilton were dropped by the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s office when evidence demonstrating he was miles away from the shooting scene was brought to light by Mr. Hamilton’s attorney, Martin E. […]

By |August 26th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

My Tv Watching

My Limited TV Watching…. My TV watching is very limited due to the long hours I work, but also because I have a limited interest in the programming available, that is except in the early morning hours, which for me is that quiet time of the day, about 5:00 a.m., when my keen interest in […]

By |August 22nd, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Egypt today

Egypt Today.
The situation in Egypt has made me think a great deal about the freedom and stability of our country.  I can’t help but feel grateful for the protection our court system provides all citizens, or for the laws written by men and women who sought to protect each person lucky enough to live in […]

By |August 20th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Aggressive Enforcement of Healthcare Fraud By The Federal Government.

If you are a physician and you are notified that your practice is going to be audited” or subjected to any sort of forensic or accounting investigation, that is the time to contact a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney.
Before the audit begins, not afterward! Being accused of healthcare fraud is a very serious thing. Federal prosecutors […]

By |August 17th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Attorney Martin E. Regan, Jr. does not shy away!

On July 12, 2013  Martin E. Regan, Jr. once again made the tough decision to take up the fight on behalf of his client’s freedom.
Below is the article published today in the Baton Rouge Advocate online publication concerning this very important matter.
Third day of armed robbery trial for Tulane linebacker proves contentious
By Claire Galofaro […]

By |August 17th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio to place inmate made crosses on the border where immigrants have perished.

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio has done it again…
Frankly, some would consider placing crosses where a human been has lost his life a noble idea. It would be so if the Sherriff of Arizona’s Maricopa Sherriff‘s plan was to somehow pay tribute to the men and women that left there poverty stricken countries for a better […]

By |August 16th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

The Justice Department Will Ease Their Position on Mandatory Minimum Sentences.

It was great to hear the Attorney General announced on Monday that the Justice Department will no longer seek mandatory minimum sentences for certain low-level, nonviolent drug offenses. He noted in a speech before the American Bar Association’s House of Delegates in San Francisco, that the nation “coldly efficient in jailing criminals,” but that it […]

By |August 15th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

I love New Orleans. I was born here, I practice law here, and I live here.

New Orleans. I was born here, I practice law here, and I live here. A lot of good things are associated with the great City of New Orleans. Wonderful food, a culture all our own, Jazzfest and jazz funerals. We have Mardi Gras Indians and Mardi Gras Day. In fact, we have two weeks of […]

By |August 13th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments