Know Your Rights

Click on the item below that matches your legal problem. 
Help us improve this site - click here to take our survey!
Please see the Disclaimer on this site.  The information on this site is not guaranteed to be up-to-date. The information on this web site cannot replace the advice of legal counsel from a competent attorney licensed in your state.
  • Coming of Age in Louisiana -- Road Map to Adulthood

    What happens as you turn 18? Find out about what rights and responsibilities you have when it comes to voting, marriage, military service, driving, jury duty and much more. Content Detail

    State Bar of Louisiana
  • How to Get Legal Help/Como Obtener Ayuda Legal

    Information in English and Spanish about how to get help from programs that offer free help to qualified people. Lea aquí para aprender cómo obtener ayuda gratis con problemas legales, ayuda de los programas para las personas de ingresos bajos. Content Detail

    Southeast Louisiana Legal Services
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • NINELINE: Crisis Counseling for Homeless Kids

    Here is information about Covenant House's crisis counseling hotline for homeless youth: 800-999-9999. From their website: "NINELINE (800-999-9999) is a free, confidential crisis hotline that operates 365 days a year, 2pm-midnight across all time zones. Acercatel (01-800-110-1010) our telephone hotline in Mexico is also available to homeless kids struggling to survive. NINELINE is also available on the Internet at www.NINELINE.org. Here, young people can submit questions via e-mail or participate in forum conversations monitored by NINELINE counselors." Content Detail

    Covenant House
  • Student Rights to Privacy (Blog)

    The school wants to search you, your locker, or your bookbag. The school wants you to take a drug and alcohol test. What are your rights to privacy at school? Content Detail

    Amercian Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
  • Welcome to the Office of Juvenile Justice

    Find out more about legal issues for youth and find out about what services the state has to offer. Content Detail

    State of Louisiana
  • Living in the United States: A Guide for Immigrant Youth

    Information about many issues immigrant youth face when living in the United States. Topics include citizenship, Social Security numbers, taxes, public benefits, going to college, and more. English/Spanish/Korean available. Content Detail

    Immigrant Legal Resource Center
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
    Korean / 한국어

Contacting the LiveHelp service...