2018 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 15 - Criminal Procedure
RS 15:276 - Self-incrimination of witness

Universal Citation: LA Rev Stat § 15:276 (2018)

§276. Self-incrimination of witness

No witness can be forced to criminate himself, but the judge is not bound by the witness' statement that the answer would criminate him, when from the nature of the question asked and the circumstances of the case such statement can not be true.

Acts 1966, No. 311, §2, eff. Jan. 1, 1967.

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