What is Entrapment? — Louisiana

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Louisiana Criminal Law Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. —  New Orleans Criminal Defense   Entrapment: The Basics   Entrapment is an affirmative defense to criminal charges that is generally based on the interaction between police officers and the defendant prior to the alleged crime. A typical entrapment scenario happens when law enforcement officers use… Read more »

Falsification of Drug Tests — Louisiana

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Louisiana Falsification of Drug Tests Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans False Drug Test Criminal Defense   Falsification of Drug Tests — La. R.S. 14:133.3 No person who submits to court-ordered drug testing shall intentionally falsify or alter or attempt to falsify or alter the results of such a drug test by… Read more »

Refusing To Provide Name When Arrested And Booked — Louisiana

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Louisiana Misrepresentation During Booking Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense   Misrepresentation During Booking — La R.S. 14:133.2 Misrepresentation during booking is the misrepresentation of, or refusal by a person being booked to provide his name, age, sex, residence, or social security number to any law enforcement officer or official… Read more »

Obstruction of Justice — Louisiana

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Louisiana Obstruction of Justice Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense    Obstruction of Justice — LA R.S. 14:130.1 The crime of obstruction of justice is any of the following when committed with the knowledge that such act has, reasonably may, or will affect an actual or potential present, past, or… Read more »

Filing A False Complaint Against Law Enforcement — Louisiana

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Louisiana Filing a False Complaint Against Law Enforcement Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense   Filing a False Complaint Against a Law Enforcement Officer — 14:133.5 Filing a false complaint against a law enforcement officer is knowingly filing, by affidavit under oath, a false statement or false representation with a… Read more »

Sexual Malfeasance in Office or Prison — Louisiana

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Louisiana Sex Crime Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense   If you are being accused of a Sex Crime in Louisiana, it is imperative that you have a skilled, aggressive attorney by your side.  Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. for a consultation.  We are here to help you not judge you.   Sexual Malfeasance… Read more »

Unlawful Playing of Casino Games by Persons Under the Age of Twenty-One — Louisiana

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Louisiana Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Lawyer   Serving Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. John, St. Tammany, St. Charles and Plaquemines Parishes!   Unlawful Playing of Casino Games by Persons Under the Age of Twenty-One — 14:90.5 It is unlawful for any person under 21 years of age to… Read more »

Playing of Video Poker by Persons Under the Age of Twenty-One — Louisiana

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Louisiana Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Lawyer   Serving Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. John, St. Tammany, St. Charles and Plaquemines Parishes!   Unlawful Playing of Video Poker by Persons Under the Age of Twenty-One — La RS 14:90.4 It is unlawful for any person under twenty-one years of… Read more »

Gambling By Computer — Louisiana

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Louisiana Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Lawyer   Serving Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. John, St. Tammany, St. Charles and Plaquemines Parishes!    Gambling By Computer — 14:90.3 The legislature has expressed its intent to develop a controlled well-regulated gaming industry.  The legislature is also charged with the responsibility… Read more »

Gambling in Public — Louisiana

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Louisiana Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Lawyer   Serving Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. John, St. Tammany, St. Charles and Plaquemines Parishes!   Gambling in Public — La RS 14:90.2 Gambling in public is the aiding or abetting or participation in any game, contest, lottery, or contrivance, in any… Read more »