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DUI in Louisiana: Laws & Penalties

DUI in Louisiana: Laws & Penalties In Louisiana, DWI, DUI, OWI, and OUI are all the same statute. There is no difference between DWI vs DUI. Louisiana DUI laws state that DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) is a criminal offense defined as operating a vehicle and the following exists: The operator is under the influence of […]

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Possession with Intent to Distribute and Simple Possession

Possession of drugs (“controlled substance”) with the intent to distribute or sell is a felony offense under Louisiana state law as well as under Federal law. The Louisiana drug laws are found in Louisiana Revised Statutes 40§966-970 and the federal laws are found primarily in 18 U.S.C. §841. Possession and possession with intent to distribute […]

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Different Types of Theft Charges and How A Lawyer Can Help

Theft is a serious crime that involves taking or using property that belongs to another person without their consent with the intent to permanently deprive them of that property. If you have been arrested for theft, you have either been charged with misdemeanor theft or felony theft.  If the value of the alleged stolen item […]

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Examples Of How Criminal Charges Can Be Dismissed

Do you want to know examples of how criminal charges can be dismissed? This post will explain everything about your criminal charge.

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How To Beat Drug Manufacturing Charges

How To Beat Drug Manufacturing Charges This article discusses how to beat drug manufacturing charges by differentiating between possession and manufacturing under state law – as well as what types of defenses may apply in this situation. If you are facing drug manufacturing charges or any type of drug charges in Louisiana, it is important […]

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How To Get Drug Possession Charges Dropped

How To Get Your Drug Possession Charges Dropped If you’re wondering how to get your drug possession charges dropped this post will answer all of your questions.  Here, we will go over what you can do to get a better outcome for drug possession charges or any other type of drug crime.  Read on to […]

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Are Lawyer Consultations Confidential

Are you wondering are lawyer consultations confidential? Here we will explain the truth about your next attorney consultation. Read more!

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What are 3 Examples of Misdemeanor Crimes?

What are 3 examples of misdemeanor crimes? This post will explain everything about common misdemeanor charges!

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Does A Criminal Record Go Away

Are you wondering does a criminal record go away? Many people ask this question.

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Do Criminal Records Ruin Your Life?

Do criminal records ruin your life: If you’re interested in finding out more about how criminal records impact your life, you’ve come to the right place.


Louisiana Criminal Lawyers

Louisiana criminal lawyers and DWI attorneys at the Barkemeyer Law Firm providing legal defense services for clients in New Orleans, Metairie, Kenner, Gretna, Hahnville, Belle Chasse, St. Bernard, Slidell, St. Tammany, St. Charles, St. John, Laplace, Mandeville, Covington, Shreveport, Bossier, and Jefferson.

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Louisiana Criminal Lawyers

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