Sentencing of Sex Offenders — Louisiana Law

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SENTENCING OF SEX OFFENDERS — La.R.S. 15:537

 

If a person is convicted of or pleads guilty to, or where adjudication has been deferred or withheld for a violation of any of the following:

 

R.S. 14:78 (incest),

R.S. 14:78.1 (aggravated incest),

R.S. 14:80 (felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile),

R.S. 14:81 (indecent behavior with juveniles),

R.S. 14:81.1 (pornography involving juveniles),

R.S. 14:81.2 (molestation of a juvenile or a person with a physical or mental disability),

R.S. 14:81.3 (computer-aided solicitation of a minor),

R.S. 14:89 (crime against nature),

R.S. 14:89.1 (aggravated crime against nature),

R.S. 14:93.5 (sexual battery of the infirm),

or any provision of Subpart C of Part II of Chapter 1 of Title 14 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes and is sentenced to imprisonment for a stated number of years or months, the person shall not be eligible for diminution of sentence for good behavior.

 

The court shall sentence a person who has on two or more occasions previously pleaded guilty, nolo contendere, or has been found guilty of violating R.S. 14:42, 42.1, 43, 43.1, 43.2, 43.3, 43.4, 43.5, 78, 78.1, 80, 81, 81.1, 81.2, 89.1, or 107.1(C)(2) to life imprisonment without the benefit of parole, probation, or suspension of sentence.

 

If you or a loved one has been accused of a Sex Crime, it is imperative that you seek the expertise of an experienced New Orleans Sex Offender Attorney.   Contact our firm for a consultation, we are ready to serve as your advocate.

 

 

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