Simple Robbery — Louisiana

New Orleans Robbery Defense Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. -- New Orleans Simple Robbery Defense Attorney   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 [...]

Second Degree Robbery — Louisiana Law

  Second Degree Robbery Law in Louisiana -- La R.S. 14:64.4 Second degree 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 when the offender intentionally inflicts serious bodily injury. Whoever commits the crime of second degree robbery shall be imprisoned at hard labor for 3 to 40 years.   Second Degree Robbery is a Crime of Violence under La Revised Statutes.   Related Posts Simple Robbery First Degree Robbery Armed Robbery   Legal Assistance If you or a loved one has been arrested for second [...]

Carjacking Laws — Louisiana

  Carjacking Laws in Louisiana -- 14:64.2    Carjacking is the intentional taking of a motor vehicle belonging to another person, in the presence of that person, or in the presence of a passenger, or any other person in lawful possession of the motor vehicle, by the use of force or intimidation. Penalty Whoever commits the crime of carjacking shall be imprisoned at hard labor for 2 to 20 years, without benefit of parole, probation, or suspension of sentence.   Carjacking is a Crime of Violence under La Revised Statutes.   Related Posts Unauthorized Use of a Movable Armed Robbery Federal Carjacking [...]

First Degree Robbery — Louisiana

  First Degree Robbery Laws in Louisiana-- La R.S. 14:64.1 First degree 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, when the offender leads the victim to reasonably believe he is armed with a dangerous weapon. Whoever commits the crime of first degree robbery shall be imprisoned at hard labor for 3 to 40 years, without the benefit of parole, probation or suspension of imposition or execution of sentence. First degree robbery is a Crime of Violence under La [...]

Armed Robbery / Attempted Armed Robbery / Firearm — Louisiana

  Armed Robbery in Louisiana -- La R.S. 14:64    Armed 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, while armed with a dangerous weapon. Whoever commits the crime of armed robbery shall be imprisoned at hard labor for 10 - 99 years, without benefit of parole, probation, or suspension of sentence.     Armed Robbery with a Firearm -- La. R.S. 14:64.3 When the dangerous weapon used in the commission of the crime of armed robbery [...]