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New Orleans Juvenile Justice

New Orleans Juvenile Justice

 

New Orleans Juvenile Justice

Juvenile justice is one of the contemporary issues recently addressed by many New Orleans news outlets. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell supported the New Orleans Police Department’s decision to start “strictly enforcing” a decades old law regarding juvenile curfew with a 9:00 P.M. cut off time during the week […]

71 counts of computer fraud and theft dismissed!

 

Thanks to Attorneys Joe Zanetti and Martin Regan, N.W. had 71 counts of computer fraud and theft dismissed against her and was only charged with one count of theft! This reduction comes after weeks of argument that the crimes she is alleged of committing are all non-violent accusations which, if convicted as charged could be […]

Attorney Martin Regan wins at the Louisiana Parole Board.

Attorney Martin Regan wins at the Louisiana Parole Board.
This past week Mr. Regan accomplished a great outcome for a client who was facing a long jail sentence.
Mr. A, a multiple offender, received a seizable 10 year reduction to his sentence and the Parole Board ordered that he be released in a weeks time.
Congratulations Mr. A, […]

Louisiana House votes to allow more guns at schools, universities

Louisiana House votes to allow more guns at schools, universities

 

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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

 

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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

 

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By Emily Lane

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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

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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

 

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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

 

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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

 

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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 […]