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Estatutos Legales: Louisiana

ACTUALIZADA 19 de septiembre, 2017

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Chapter 28-D. Protection for Victims of Sexual Assault Act

back to top§ 2185. Jurisdiction; venue

A. Any district court in the state of Louisiana that is empowered to hear civil matters shall have jurisdiction over proceedings appropriate to it under this Chapter.

B. Venue under this Chapter lies:

(1) In the parish where the victim resides.

(2) In the parish where the defendant resides.

(3) In the parish where the sexual assault is alleged to have been committed.

Added by Acts 2015, No. 242, § 3.