New Orleans Local News

June 21, 2013

new Louisiana Law to shorten drug convictions for time in rehab

Attorney Martin E. Regan, Jr. shares with clients Governor Bobby Jindal signed a bill into law Thursday that will allow nonviolent drug offenders to gain early release from jail if they participate in rehabilitation programs. The sentencing reform legislation was part of the governor's package of bills during this year's session.
June 21, 2013

Orleans Parish Jail and Hurricane Preparedness – 2013

Hurricane preparedness at New Orleans Parish Prison.
March 30, 2012

Personal Injury Cases – A Banner Year For Our Firm!

We had a very successful year with over a Million Dollars in settlements won for our clients. Below are some of our recent wins in the […]
March 10, 2012
Kirby Hunter, his family and Martin E. Regan Jr.

New Orleans Man Acquitted of The Charge of Forcible Rape

False complaint left man in jail for 15 months. The jury acquitted Mr. Hunter of the charge of forcible rape after only one hour of deliberation.
August 6, 2011

Client Released from Federal Immigration Detention after Guilty Plea Withdrawn

The firm of Martin E. Regan and Associates successfully argued to withdraw the guilty plea of a legal permanent resident facing deportation after pleading guilty to state criminal charges.
June 6, 2011

Jury in New Orleans rejects murder charges against two suspects

April 01, 2011. Attorney Martin E. Regan handed the Orleans Parish district attorney’s office a defeat when a Criminal District Court jury last week acquitted two […]
December 5, 2010

Hills Walks Free

Jerry Hills walked out of the parish jail a free man Tuesday afternoon after a 21st Judicial District grand jury refused to re-indict him for the rape and murder of 5-year-old Sadie Henderson.