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Resolution to Oppose
the Legalization of Marijuana for Recreational Use in Louisiana
D.A. Warren Montgomery was appointed to the Governor’s Drug Policy Board in February 2020.
He was asked to prepare a Resolution that has been proposed to the Board.
View the Resolution in its entirety here:
DPB Resolution-Opposition to Marijuana Legalization-Final
“Unfortunately during times of crisis there are those that look to take advantage of the hardships that many of us are suffering from in the wake of Hurricane Ida. Those who look to take advantage of the citizens of Washington and St. Tammany Parish will be met with the full weight of the criminal prosecution arm of the District Attorney’s Office. The best offense we can mount to avoid being taken advantage of is a strong defense. Below, please find some tips and resources to help during this time. If you believe you have been criminally taken advantage of, know the law, be informed and contact our office.”
— District Attorney, Warren Montgomery
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COVID-19 – A Message from Our D.A.
We are taking all proactive means available to us to assure the safety of our employees and courthouse visitors during the pandemic. If you have questions or concerns, the most efficient way to communicate with us is via email at DAMontgomery@22da.com. We will respond as quickly as possible.
Our offices in Covington, Franklinton, and Slidell are now open for business with limited access to the general public. If your business can be handled over the phone or electronically, please do so. Otherwise, access to the office is by appointment only.
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Slidell Man Found Guilty of Two Counts of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and Two Counts of Obstruction of Justice
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18, 2021 Slidell Man Found Guilty of Two Counts of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and Two Counts of Obstruction of Justice District Attorney Warren Montgomery reports that on November 17, 2021 a St. Tammany Parish jury,...
Bogalusa Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of a Firearm or Carrying a Concealed Weapon by a Person Convicted of Certain Felonies
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 17, 2021 Bogalusa Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of a Firearm or Carrying a Concealed Weapon by a Person Convicted of Certain Felonies District Attorney Warren Montgomery reports that James R. Miley, age 41 from Bogalusa, Louisiana,...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 21, 2021 Grand Jury Indicts Man for One Count of Aggravated Rape - Victim Under Age 13 On October 20, 2021, a St. Tammany Parish grand jury indicted Craig Cato, 37, with one count of aggravated rape of a victim under the age of 13....