Louisiana House votes to allow more guns at schools, universities

Louisiana House votes to allow more guns at schools, universities

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

By Julia O’Donoghue

julia_odonoghue@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

The Louisiana House voted 59-36 Wednesday (May 2) to allow visitors to carry guns at K-12 schools and […]

By |May 9th, 2018|Law Changes, Legal News|0 Comments

Despite opioid crisis, Louisiana may cut drug treatment options  

Despite opioid crisis, Louisiana may cut drug treatment options

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

By Julia O’Donoghue

julia_odonoghue@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

Louisiana is in the middle of an opioid crisis, but a pervasive state budget shortfall may lead the state to […]

By |May 7th, 2018|Blog, Drugs, Legal News|0 Comments

Louisiana AG says death penalty for drug dealers is up for debate

Louisiana AG says death penalty for drug dealers is up for debate

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

By Emily Lane

elane@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

President Donald Trump’s proposal to use the death penalty on some convicted drug dealers as part of his […]

By |March 27th, 2018|Drugs, Law Changes, Legal News, National Headlines|0 Comments

The N.O. ordinance requiring bars to install cameras is dead

 

 The N.O. ordinance requiring bars to install cameras is dead

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

By Kevin Litten

klitten@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

New Orleans City Councilwoman Stacy Head is withdrawing an ordinance that included a provision that would force every […]

By |March 27th, 2018|Law Changes, Legal News|0 Comments

Trump opidoid plan seeks death penalty for traffickers

Trump opidoid plan seeks death penalty for traffickers

 

By The Associated Press

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s plan to combat opioiddrug addiction nationwide calls for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including the death penalty where appropriate under […]

By |March 27th, 2018|Drugs, Legal News, National Headlines|0 Comments

John Bel Edwards supports stronger background checks, ‘bump stock’ ban

John Bel Edwards supports stronger background checks, ‘bump stock’ ban

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

By Julia O’Donoghue

julia_odonoghue@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

Gov. John Bel Edwards said he supports stronger background checks for gun purchases and a ban on “bump stocks” that […]

Cantrell moves toward short-term rental limits, study in New Orleans

Cantrell moves toward short-term rental limits, study in New Orleans

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

By Kevin Litten

klitten@nola.com,

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

 

New Orleans Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell wants to limit certain short-term rentals and is calling for a study into their impact citywide.

 

Cantrell, who represents […]

New Orleans development fee proposed to address flooding

New Orleans development fee proposed to address flooding

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

By Beau Evans

Faced with a landscape made increasingly of concrete, New Orleans officials are looking to revamp rules to force developers to add more […]

By |March 7th, 2018|Legal News, New Orleans Local News|0 Comments

‘Making a Murderer’ subject asks for Supreme Court review

‘Making a Murderer’ subject asks for Supreme Court review

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

 

By The Washington Post

Brendan Dassey, whose conviction was highlighted in the popular Netflix documentary “Making a Murderer,” asked the Supreme Court on Tuesday to […]

By |February 28th, 2018|Legal News, Murder, National Headlines, Supreme Court|0 Comments

1,400 more Louisiana prisoners will be out Nov. 1 as criminal justice overhaul takes effect

1,400 more Louisiana prisoners will be out Nov. 1 as criminal justice overhaul takes effect

 

If you or a family member are facing legal difficulties, please call us at 504-522-7260. We offer free initial consultations with our clients in mind.

About 1,400 additional Louisiana state prisoners will be released earlier than expected Nov. 1, as a result of law […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Law Changes|0 Comments