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I have a warrant in lousiana, it's from a few years ago, i

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i have a warrant in lousiana, it's from a few years ago, i live in texas now and im trying to get my license for the first time, but i don't know if thats going to stop me.
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when was the warrant issued?
Customer: the warrant was issued a few years ago in lousiana and i live in texas now
JA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?
Customer: no im a single mom and i dont have alot of money
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Customer: like what?
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Ely replied 11 months ago.

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I am sorry to hear about this situation. Please tell me:

1) What is the warrant for (criminal matter, failure to show up in civil court, etc)?

2) How long ago was it issued, exactly?

This is not an answer, but an information request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.