Heroin Possession and Distribution — Louisiana

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  Louisiana Heroin Laws Under the Louisiana Criminal Code, Heroin is classified as a Schedule I controlled dangerous substance. The laws pertaining to possession and distribution are as follows:   Possession Scheduled I * — Heroin A substance classified in Schedule I which is a narcotic drug (all substances in Schedule I preceded by an asterisk), shall be imprisoned at hard labor for… Read more »

Criminal Offenses Involving E-mail — Louisiana

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  Offenses Against Electronic Mail Service Provider — La R.S. 14:73.6 It shall be unlawful for any person to use a computer, a computer network, or the computer services of an e-mail service provider to transmit unsolicited bulk electronic mail in contravention of the authority granted by or in violation of the policies set by… Read more »

Computer Fraud Law — Louisiana

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  Computer Fraud — La R.S. 14:73.5 Computer fraud is the accessing or causing to be accessed of any computer, computer system, computer network, or any part thereof with the intent to:   (1)  Defraud; or (2)  Obtain money, property, or services by means of false or fraudulent conduct, practices, or representations, or through the… Read more »

Criminal Offenses Against Computer Users — Louisiana

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  Offenses Against Computer Users — 14.73.4 An offense against computer users is the intentional denial to an authorized user, without consent, of the full and effective use of or access to a computer, a computer system, a computer network, or computer services. Whoever commits an offense against computer users shall be fined not more… Read more »

Computer Equipment / Suppliers Crimes — Louisiana

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  Louisiana Criminal Offenses Against Computer Equipment or Supplies — La R.S. 14:73.3 An offense against computer equipment or supplies is the intentional modification or destruction, without consent, of computer equipment or supplies used or intended to be used in a computer, computer system, or computer network. Whoever commits an offense against computer equipment or… Read more »

Intellectual Property Crimes — Louisiana

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  Offenses Against Intellectual Property  —  La R.S. 14:73.2 An offense against intellectual property is the intentional: (1)  Destruction, insertion, or modification, without consent, of intellectual property; or (2)  Disclosure, use, copying, taking, or accessing, without consent, of intellectual property. Whoever commits an offense against intellectual property shall be fined not more than $500, or imprisoned… Read more »

Medroxyprogesterone Acetate (MPA) / Physical Castration Sex Offenders — Louisiana

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  Administration of Medroxyprogesterone Acetate (MPA) Sex Offenders La R.S.  —  14:43.6 Upon a first conviction of any of the following: aggravated rape, First Degree Rape as of 2015 forcible rape, Second Degree Rape as of 2015 second degree sexual battery, aggravated incest, molestation of a juvenile when the victim is under the age of thirteen,… Read more »

Anti-Skimming Act — Louisiana

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  Anti-Skimming Act — La R.S. 14:67.4 It shall be unlawful for any person to do either of the following: Use a scanning device to access, read, obtain, memorize, or store, temporarily or permanently, information encoded on the magnetic strip or stripe of a payment card without the permission of the authorized user of the… Read more »

Aggravated Assault with a Firearm — Louisiana

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    Louisiana Law for Aggravated Assault with a Firearm — La R.S. 14:37.4 Aggravated assault with a firearm is an assault committed with firearm. “Firearm” is defined as an instrument used in the propulsion of shot, shell, or bullets by the action of gunpowder exploded within it. Penalty Whoever commits an aggravated assault with… Read more »