Changing Directions: A Case for a Modern and Empirical Approach to Pretrial Detention and Bail In many jurisdictions within Louisiana, Bail is set by a Judge upon the issuance of a warrant. That warrant is either issued before the arrest is made[1] or within 48 hours of an arrest[2]. In either event, the judge reliesContinue reading

Grand Theft Auto VI: SWLA

Carjacking is the intentional taking of another person’s motor vehicle that occurs when the driver or passenger are present. This is only the first difference between this charge and the others in this article. Arguably more important is that this charge requires that the state prove the use of force or intimidation. If convicted ofContinue reading Grand Theft Auto VI: SWLA

Power of Attorney or Interdiction: What is the difference and which do you need?

Do you have a loved one that was injured in an accident and can no longer take care of themselves? Maybe your mom, dad, grandma, or grandpa have developed memory issues such as dementia or Alzheimer’s. Often, when these things happen, we have no Idea what to do next. I mean the doctors need youContinue reading “Power of Attorney or Interdiction: What is the difference and which do you need?”

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