New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney Granted AVVO Client’s Choice Award

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Criminal Defense Attorney New Orleans   Elizabeth Bagert Carpenter — Attorney New Orleans   Criminal Defense Attorney Granted AVVO Client’s Choice Award   This is old news that we probably should have shared months ago.  Better late than never, I suppose.  Avvo.com awarded Attorney Elizabeth Bagert Carpenter the Client’s Choice award for 2012.  Being recognized in… Read more »

U.S. Fifth Circuit: Permission to Search Luggage Does Not Include Vehicle

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  United States v. Cotton (2013): U.S. 5th Circuit Ruling   By Elizabeth B Carpenter    Never give a police officer permission to search your vehicle or home!   In February 2011, Marvin Cotton was driving his rental car along Interstate 10 in east Texas when, without changing lanes or slowing his speed as required by… Read more »

SUMMARY OF THE MULTIPLE OFFENDER LAW — Louisiana

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  Habitual Offender Law New Orleans SUMMARY OF THE MULTIPLE OFFENDER LAW  — La R.S. 15:529.1 The District Attorney may charge a person as a multiple or habitual offender after that person has been convicted of more than one felony. A felony is any crime which is punishable by imprisonment at hard labor. Common felonies include… Read more »

Unlawful Use or Access of Social Media By Sex Offender– Louisiana

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NEW ORLEANS SEX CRIMES DEFENSE ATTORNEY   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Lawyer   If you or a loved one is facing allegations of a SEX CRIME, you must contact a criminal defense attorney for a consultation. Early intervention by an experienced Sex Offender Defense Attorney can make a tremendous difference in your case. Elizabeth B…. Read more »

What is Boykinization?

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New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — Criminal Defense Attorney New Orleans Serving Clients in Orleans Parish, St. Tammany Parish, St. John Parish, St. James Parish, St. Bernard Parish, St. Charles Parish, Assumption Parish, Tangipahoa Parish, Terrebonne Parish, Plaquemines Parish and Jefferson Parish.   Boykinization is a term sometimes used to… Read more »

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Case On Child Porn Victim Restitution

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Child Pornography Defense New Orleans   Elizabeth B. Carpenter — New Orleans Criminal Attorney   If you are facing a Sex Crime charge in Louisiana for Possession, Production, Distribution of Pornography Involving Juveniles, it is imperative that you speak with an experienced New Orleans Sex Crime Defense Attorney.  American culture has created a witch hunt atmosphere for those accused of… Read more »