2018 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 15 - Criminal Procedure
RS 15:451 - Condition precedent to use of confession; free and voluntary rule

Universal Citation: LA Rev Stat § 15:451 (2018)

§451. Condition precedent to use of confession; free and voluntary rule

Before what purports to be a confession can be introduced in evidence, it must be affirmatively shown that it was free and voluntary, and not made under the influence of fear, duress, intimidation, menaces, threats, inducements or promises.

Acts 2010, No. 433, §1.

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