Grounds for Mistrial — Louisiana

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Louisiana Trial Attorney New Orleans   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense   Grounds for Mistrial — La Code of Criminal Procedure Article 775 A mistrial may be ordered, and in a jury case the jury dismissed, when: (1)  The defendant consents thereto; (2)  The jury is unable to agree upon a… Read more »