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Timeline of a Criminal Case

A criminal case in Louisiana has multiple stages, from the time of the arrest to the moment a sentence, if any, is imposed. If you are at least familiar with the stages of a criminal case, you can better prepare for what is coming. You will be better able to understand what is happening in court.

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