Becoming an adult comes with new rights and responsibilities in Louisiana. This guide is intended to give you helpful information, but is not a complete guide to.
Raise the Age Louisiana. Louisiana will soon inlcude 17-year-olds in the juvenile rather than adult justice system, as the vast majority of states already do.
Ensures that Board policies and public pronouncements properly recognize that children and young adults do not possess the same cognitive, emotional.
After an almost one-year delay of the Louisiana bill that raises the age of juvenile detention center for booking, instead of the local adult jail.