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What To Do If Pulled Over Drunk

What To Do if Pulled Over Drunk  If you are wondering what to do if pulled over drunk, stay tuned. We are going to talk about everything you should know if you are pulled over after having one too many drinks. Keep in mind that we are not encouraging you to drink and drive. Drinking […]

What to Do After Receiving a Court Summons in Baton Rouge?

What to Do After Receiving a Court Summons in Baton Rouge? Someone from the Sheriff’s department just knocked on your door. When you answered, they handed you a court summons before telling you to have a good day. The feeling of dread and distress sank in immediately.  How on Earth are you supposed to have […]

Do I Need A Lawyer If I’m Innocent?

Do I need a lawyer if I’m innocent? Many people ask this question. Here we have the answer!

Is Getting An Expungement Worth It?

Is Getting an Expungement Really Worth The Cost? Are you wondering: is getting an expungement worth it? Having a criminal record can hang over your head and make life difficult. It may hinder you from getting a job or even finding a decent place to live. Having a criminal record can even allow you to […]

First Offense Drug Charges in Louisiana, and What to Do About Them

First Offense Drug Charges in Louisiana, and What to Do About Them Did you hear about Joseph Lee Gary? After falling asleep in his white Nissan Altima, police officers came to make a welfare check. After allegedly giving officers consent to search his vehicle, they found 77 Xanax pills, used syringes, fentanyl, and 1.6 g […]

How Much Does a Criminal Defense Attorney Cost?

How Much Does a Criminal Defense Attorney Cost? The attorney’s fees for criminal defense representation will usually be between $1500-100,000, depending on the complexity of the case, as well as other factors. It all comes down to how much time our lawyers must spend to defend you as well as the expertise required. We have […]

A Guide to Battery in Louisiana: Everything You Need to Know

A Guide to Battery in Louisiana: Everything You Need to Know The crime of battery in Louisiana is defined as the intentional infliction of force against another person. To commit a battery, it is essential that there must have been some actual contact or force between the parties. Otherwise, it would be classified as an […]

Simple Burglary: Everything You Need to Know

Simple Burglary: Everything You Need to Know Movies have always painted a picture of burglary in the mind of its audience as a balaclava donning “cat burglar” scaling a wall or sneaking into a bedroom window or even lockpicking the basement door in the dead of night. Sometimes it would even look like an aggressive […]

What Happens if You Fail to Appear in Court?

Being summoned to court or charged with a crime is a scary experience. We’ve all got so much going on in our lives, and trying to fit a court date into our hectic schedules can be challenging.  You should always make every effort to turn up to your court date, but mistakes happen, and sometimes […]

Getting a Job With a DUI

Getting a Job With a DUI More than 1 million drivers in the US are arrested for driving under the influence each year. If you’ve been one of them, you may have had trouble finding work. Getting a job with a DUI on your record can be tough. However, it can be done if you […]

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