New Orleans Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Cuba Gooding Jr.

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 New Orleans Municipal Court Attorney   If you are facing charges in Orleans Parish Municipal Court Contact Attorney Elizabeth B Carpenter for a Consultation  — Even the simplest charges can have serious consequences.   New Orleans Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Cuba Gooding Jr. From the Times Picayune   New Orleans police issued an arrest warrant… Read more »

Can the Police Search My Car?

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Drug Possession Distribution Attorney Louisiana Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney       The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects citizens against unreasonable searches. The amendment applies to government agents, like police officers. It does not apply to searches by private individuals. This protection extends to automobile searches, but it… Read more »

Calculate Your Blood Alcohol Content — BAC Calculator

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New Orleans DWI DUI Attorney    Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. —  DWI DUI Attorney New Orleans    Serving DWI DUI Clients In Metairie, Kenner, Gretna, New Orleans, LaPlace, Hammond, Mandeville and Covington!   Legislators and law enforcement have really been cracking down on DWI / DUI in Louisiana.  It is quite frightening because: 1.) We are… Read more »

Penn State Sex Abuse Scandal Inspires New Laws In Louisiana

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Criminal Defense Attorney New Orleans   Elizabeth B Carpenter — Attorney New Orleans       Penn State University sex abuse scandal has resulted in new laws in Louisiana to penalize those who fail to report allegations of child sex abuse and protect those who do. One measure protects whistleblowers who report child sex abuse… Read more »

New DWI Law Mandates Stiffer Sentencing For Some Second Time Offenders

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New Orleans DWI DUI Attorney  Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. —  Second Offense DWI Penalties Louisiana   Serving DWI DUI Clients In Metairie, Kenner, Gretna, New Orleans, LaPlace, Hammond, Mandeville and Covington!   On August 1, 2012, HB 47 will go into effect.  This new piece of legislature provides for a mandatory 30 day sentence in Parish… Read more »