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House Bill 371 (HB371) brings historic change to the way criminal trials are handled in Louisiana.

Change in Criminal Jurisprudence Becomes Law.
 
House Bill 371 (HB371) brings historic change to the way criminal trials are handled in Louisiana.

HB 371 will require that law enforcement turn over all of the witness statements that would allow defense attorneys to see what everyone told police investigators.
HB 371 ensures that defendants can see police offense reports […]

By |September 5th, 2013|Legal News|0 Comments

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