New Orleans Robbery Defense
Simple Robbery — La R.S. 14.65
Simple Robbery is the taking of anything of value belonging to another from the person of another or that is in the immediate control of another, by use of force or intimidation, but not armed with a dangerous weapon.
Whoever commits the crime of simple robbery shall be fined not more than $3,000, imprisoned with or without hard labor for not more than 7 years, or both.
Simple Robbery is a Crime of Violence under La Revised Statutes.