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Should Louisiana Require Unanimous Verdicts In Felony Trials?

Unlike nearly every other state, Louisiana only requires that 10 out of 12 jurors agree on a defendant's guilt for the defendant to be found guilty in a felony criminal trial. However, thanks to a new bill, this policy may soon come to an end and juries may be required to unanimously agree in order for a defendant to be convicted of a serious felony.

Suing after an accident, necessary for getting fair compensation

A car accident, no matter how minor it seemed at the time, is a major disruption in your life. For many people, the idea of filing a lawsuit against the other party feels awkward and uncomfortable. Asking for money is never easy, but it can be a financial necessity to pay for accident-related expenses.

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