Sentences for Domestic Violence Charges in Louisiana

Sentences for Domestic Violence Charges in Louisiana

Sentences for a domestic violence conviction in Louisiana can include fines, jail time, probation, court-ordered classes, and community service and can have other lasting effects such as restrictions on the right own a firearm. In Louisiana domestic abuse can be a felony or misdemeanor depending on the circumstances involved in the abuse and whether the defendant has prior convictions for the same charge. 

Recognizing Signs of a Spinal Cord Injury

Recognizing Signs of a Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injuries are often devastating for anyone who faces them. They can happen after a serious accident at work, while driving, or during recreational physical activities. Some people with minor spinal cord injuries can recover over time with lengthy...
What Can I Do If My Co-Worker Caused My Injuries?

What Can I Do If My Co-Worker Caused My Injuries?

In most workplace accident situations that result in injuries, an employee informs the employer, so the employee can receive worker’s compensation. Since worker’s compensation is a no-fault system, no one in the workplace will be sued when worker’s compensation is...
Car Accidents from Dangerous Road Conditions

Car Accidents from Dangerous Road Conditions

Car accidents are often attributed to negligence and carelessness of other drivers on the road, but what many people do not realize is that bad road conditions can be just as responsible for serious car accidents. The usual personal injury case after a car accident...