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 »

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 »

Second Degree Cruelty to Juvenile — Louisiana

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New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter — Criminal Attorney Contact    Second Degree Cruelty to Juveniles — La RS 14:93.2.3 Second Degree Cruelty to juveniles is: A.(1)  Second degree cruelty to juveniles is the intentional or criminally negligent mistreatment or neglect by anyone over the age of 17 to any child under… Read more »

Court Says Child Porn Victims Can Get Restitution — New Orleans Child Pornography Attorney

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New Orleans Child Pornography Attorney  Elizabeth B. Carpenter Law is uniquely qualified to defend clients who have been accused of a child pornography offense in New Orleans area. We have represented countless clients in child pornography cases in Louisiana.  Some of the specific types of cases we address include the possession, production, possession, distribution or… Read more »

Harahan Seeks Cyber-Crimes Unit to Catch Online Sex Predators — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney

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Louisiana Sex Crime Computer Crime Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense   If you are being accused of a Sex Crime, Computer Crime, Internet Crime, it is imperative that you have a skilled, aggressive attorney by your side.  Contact Elizabeth B. Carpenter Law for a consultation.     Harahan Seeks Cyber-Crimes Unit to… Read more »

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 »

Supreme Court Declares Life Without Parole Unconstitutional — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney

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Criminal Defense Attorney New Orleans   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — Serving clients in Orleans, Jefferson, Terrebonne, Tangipahoa, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Tammany, St. John, Assumption and Plaquemines Parishes.     Life-without-parole sentences for juveniles declared unconstitutional by Supreme Court The Times-Picayune   Life-without-parole sentences for juveniles are unconstitutional, according to a 5-4 opinionMonday morning from… Read more »

Cheating and Swindling — Louisiana

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New Orleans White Collar Crime Defense Attorney     Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — White Collar Crime New Orleans    Cheating and Swindling — La RS 14:67.18 A.  It shall be unlawful for any person who by any trick or sleight of hand performance, or by fraud or fraudulent scheme, cards, dice, or device, for… Read more »

Fraudulent Portrayal of a Law Enforcement Officer or Firefighter — Louisiana

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New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney   Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Premiere Criminal Defense Attorney 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.   Fraudulent Portrayal of a Law Enforcement… Read more »