The Gouner Blog

Traffic Tips To Live By

It would seem to go without saying, but maybe not— We sometimes get cases where our clients’ actions have been questioned, and they begin their

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When Facebook Is A Crime

Texting and driving has been illegal in Louisiana for about eight years.  Over the last several months, local law enforcement seems to have been stopping

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Lost in the System

It’s not hard to get lost in the shuffle of the criminal justice system.  Just ask Destiny Hoffman of Clark County, Indiana, who was given

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Texting and Driving

Louisiana, like many states, bans motorists from texting while driving.  Frequently called “distracted driver laws,” these rules ban the use of cell phones and other

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Identity Theft

Identity theft is a scary thing.  It happens when you least expect it and without warning. Identity theft occurs when an imposter misuses your personal

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Forced Blood Draws

There is a nationwide trend to force blood draws for potential DWI arrests.  All states including Louisiana have a so-called “implied consent” law.  This means,

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