Should Louisiana Gun Rights Extend To Convicted Felons?

by & filed under The Constitution, Weapons Crimes.

  In 2012, Louisiana voters approved a state constitutional amendment that makes gun ownership a fundamental right.  This places gun ownership on the same level as freedom of speech or freedom of religion.  This law also requires that any challenges should be held to strict scrutiny which is the most stringent standard of judicial review.  In… Read more »

Felon in Possession of a Firearm — Louisiana

by & filed under Crimes Defined, Criminal Statutes, Weapons Crimes.

New Orleans Weapons Crimes Defense Attorney   If you are being criminally charged with Possession of Firearm or Carrying Concealed Weapon by a Person Convicted of Certain Felonies, contact Elizabeth B. Carpenter Law for a consultation.  We are ready to defend you and protect your rights!     Possession of Firearm or Carrying Concealed Weapon by… Read more »