What’s The Difference Between DWI & DUI?

What’s The Difference Between DWI & DUI?

DWI stands for driving while intoxicated, or in some cases, driving while impaired. DUI is an acronym for driving under the influence. These terms can have different meanings, but both of these terms are applied to a driver who is being charged with a serious offense...
Louisiana Boating Accident Claims Several Victims

Louisiana Boating Accident Claims Several Victims

A day on the water is a common pastime when you live in the sportsman’s paradise. Louisiana is home to many beautiful bodies of water. Residents frequently spend time on the water doing activities such as fishing, swimming, water-skiing, wake boarding or even just...
How Can I Get My DUI Expunged From My Criminal Record?

How Can I Get My DUI Expunged From My Criminal Record?

If you’ve ever been convicted of a DWI or DUI in the state of Louisiana, or anywhere else for that matter, then you will probably be glad to learn that you are able to have these records removed under certain conditions! Louisiana State law R.S. 44:9(A)(2) states that...
Hit and Run Kills Shreveport Teenager

Hit and Run Kills Shreveport Teenager

A Shreveport teen has died after being struck by a motorist in south Shreveport on June 23rd. Officers responded to reports of a pedestrian involved in a hit and run crash where they found the 16-year old victim in a water-filled ditch near the roadway, according to...
What’s the Difference Between a Misdemeanor and a Felony?

What’s the Difference Between a Misdemeanor and a Felony?

In criminal law, crimes can be augmented by their severity in that some crimes are more damaging to society and are considered elevated charges which may incur additional fines, jail time, or other consequences. An infraction, the least serious form of crime, is also...
Watch Out When Driving Late At Night!

Watch Out When Driving Late At Night!

Watch Out When Driving Late At Night! A Georgia man was recently booked in the Shreveport City Jail on a charge of Vehicular Homicide according to news and police reports. Shreveport Police arrived at 10:45 pm on Saturday, April 29th to find an unidentified white male...
What Is Negligence?

What Is Negligence?

What is Negligence? One of the most common types of personal injury cases involves a claim of negligence. Negligence describes a situation where a defendant is accused of acting carelessly (or in a “negligent” manner), which thereby results in a plaintiff’s personal...
Car Accidents In Shreveport

Car Accidents In Shreveport

Car Accidents In Shreveport You can never be too safe or too prepared when it comes to being a motorist in the Shreveport / Bossier City area. A man was recently killed in an automobile accident that happened in west Shreveport, LA. According to news reports of the...