2020 Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence, 2021 Edition Now Available

2020 Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence, 2021 Edition Now Available In 2020 the Louisiana Legislature amended  Code of Evidence Article 412.4. The updated Article is available here. The actual Act of the Legislature is available here. As of September 15, 2020, Gulf Coast Legal Publishing’s 2021 Code of Evidence is available in paperback. […]

2019 Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence, 2020 Edition Now Available

2019 Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence, 2020 Edition Now Available In 2019 the Louisiana Legislature amended  Code of Evidence articles 702 and 801. A second section, paragraph B, was added to Article 702. A subpart D(1)(e) was added to Article 801. The complete text of the updated articles are copied below, and the […]

2018 Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence, 2019 Edition Now Available

2018 Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence, 2019 Edition Now Available In 2018 the Louisiana Legislature enacted one new Code of Evidence Article,  Article 412.5, which reads: Art. 412.5. Evidence of similar crimes, wrongs, or acts in certain civil cases In any civil action alleging acts of domestic abuse as defined in R.S. 46:2132, […]

2017 Updates to the Louisiana Code of Evidence

2017 Updates to the Louisiana Code of Evidence In 2017, the Louisiana Legislature made changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence. In particular. Article 412.4, parts A and D, as well as Article 902 were updated. The text of this legislation is copied below. These changes are incorporated in our 2018 edition of the Louisiana […]

New Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence

In 2016 the Louisiana Legislature amended 3 articles of the Louisiana Code of Evidence, articles 404, 412, and 412.1. Additionally, Article 412.4 was enacted. The new laws became effective August 1, 2016. The complete text of this new legislation is copied below. Copies of the Legislature’s acts making the changes are attached. These changes are […]