New Bill Would Eradicate Mandatory Minimum Sentences For Marijuana Possession In Louisiana

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New Orleans Drug Crimes Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter Law — New Orleans Marijuana Defense Attorney   Serving Orleans, Jefferson, St. Tammany, St. John, Baton Rouge, St. Charles, Plaquemines Parishes.   New Bill Would Eradicate Mandatory Minimum Sentences For Marijuana Possession In Louisiana   Both the Louisiana House and Senate will reconvene for the… Read more »

Appeals Court Considers Marijuana Reclassification — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney

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  NEW ORLEANS MARIJUANA DEFENSE ATTORNEY     If you have been arrested for a Marijuana Offense in Louisiana, Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq.  Our fees are always discounted for Marijuana Offenses.   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,… Read more »

Possession or Distribution of a Schedule V 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 V Controlled Dangerous Substance  – La. R.S. 40:969… Read more »

Schedule V 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 V CONTROLLED DANGEROUS SUBSTANCE —… Read more »

Phenazepam is now listed as a Schedule I in Louisiana — New Orleans Drug Crime Attorney

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NEW ORLEANS DRUG CRIME DEFENSE ATTORNEY Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney     Governor Bobby Jindal has signed Act 346 of the Louisiana 2012 Legislative Session.  This act adds phenazepam to the list of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances.   Phenazepam is a benzodiazepine drug, which was developed in the Soviet Union and now produced in Russia and some CIS countries. Phenazepam… 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 »

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 »