Louisiana Cyberbullying Laws

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Cyberbullying — La R.S. 14:40.7

Cyberbullying is the transmission of any electronic communication with the malicious and willful intent to abuse, torment, or intimidate a person under the age of  18

The offense will be deemed committed where the communication was originally sent, originally received, or originally viewed by any person.

Whoever commits the crime of cyberbullying shall be fined not more than $500.00, imprisoned for 0 to 6 months, or both.  Except,

When the offender is under the age of 17, the laws of the Louisiana Children’s Code will govern the offense.



If you have been accused of Cyberbullying, you need an Contact experienced Cyber Crimes Criminal Lawyer to at least examine your case.


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