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 »

Possession and Distribution Bath Salts — Louisiana Drug Crime

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ST. TAMMANY DRUG CRIME DEFENSE ATTORNEY   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney     In early 2011, the Louisiana Legislature passed emergency legislation making the Possession and Sale of “Bath Salts”  illegal under La R.S. 40:966.  These Bath Salts are considered a Schedule I Controlled Dangerous Substance — by definition, this means that the substance… Read more »

New Hampshire House Passes Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

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Louisiana Marijuana Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. – Serving clients in Orleans, Jefferson, Terrebonne, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Tammany, St. John, Assumption and Plaquemines Parishes.   Support the decriminalization of Marijuana!   New Hampshire House Passes Marijuana Decriminalization Bill by Phillip Smith, stopthedrugwar.org The New Hampshire House barely passed a marijuana decriminalization bill Thursday. The… Read more »

NOPD Officer Who Shot Unarmed Pot Suspect in Gentilly is Identified

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  Louisiana Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. – Serving clients in Orleans, Jefferson, Terrebonne, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Tammany, St. John, Assumption and Plaquemines Parishes.       NOPD Officer Who Shot Unarmed Pot Suspect in Gentilly is Identified   By Brendan McCarthy, The Times-Picayune   New Orleans police officials confirmed Thursday that the… 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 »

Methamphetamine Possession / Distribution — Louisiana

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New Orleans Criminal Defense   If you have been charged with Possession or Distribution of Methamphetamine in the New Orleans area, you need a skilled, hard working criminal defense attorney by your side.  Contact the Law Office of Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. for a consultation.  Ms. Carpenter has experience defending every kind of drug case imaginable.  … Read more »

Cocaine / Crack Possession and Distribution — Louisiana

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  Louisiana Cocaine Laws   By: Elizabeth B. Carpenter     Under the Louisiana Criminal Code, Cocaine is classified as a Schedule II controlled dangerous substance. The laws pertaining to possession and distribution of Cocaine are as follows:   Possession Cocaine Any person knowingly or intentionally found to possess Cocaine, shall be imprisoned with or without hard labor for not… Read more »

Possession or Distribution of a Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance — Louisiana

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New Orleans Drug Possession Distribution Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney   Defending those accused of Drug Crimes in Jefferson, St. John, St. Bernard, Orleans, St. Tammany, Plaquemines St. James, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne and St. Charles Parishes!!!   Distribution or Possession of Drugs Listed in Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance  – La. R.S. 40:969… Read more »

Schedule IV Controlled Dangerous Substance — Louisiana

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NEW ORLEANS DRUG CRIME DEFENSE ATTORNEY   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney    The following is a list of Schedule IV controlled and dangerous substances as defined in the Louisiana Criminal Code.  You can find the statutes pertaining to illegal possession, manufacturing, and distribution here.   SCHEDULE IV CONTROLLED DANGEROUS SUBSTANCE —… Read more »

Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance — Louisiana

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NEW ORLEANS DRUG CRIME DEFENSE ATTORNEY   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney    The following is a list of Schedule III controlled and dangerous substances as defined in the Louisiana Criminal Code.  You can find the statutes pertaining to illegal possession, manufacturing, and distribution here.   SCHEDULE III CONTROLLED DANGEROUS SUBSTANCE — La…. Read more »