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Louisiana's new criminal law reform changes things for defendants

Louisiana, like much of the rest of the country, has taken a tough stance against crime for quite a while -- but it's not helped the problems in the state over time. Now, the legislature has enacted new laws that take a different tactic.

Can a plea bargain benefit me?

When you're accused of a crime, one possible way to get a reduced punishment is by accepting a plea agreement. Also known as a plea bargain, this arrangement is very common in the United States. Around 90 percent of all criminal cases end with a plea agreement.

Woman faces prison for posting revenge porn in Louisiana

Imagine seeing an image someone sent your spouse: It's nude, it's rude and it's upsetting. You might want to get revenge by posting those images online and pointing out the person affecting your marriage or relationship, but that's a bad idea. It's a crime to do so in Louisiana.

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