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In Louisiana, you cannot garnish a paycheck without a court order. However, in rent to own contracts in LA, there is a bigger stick. Louisiana Revised Statute 14.220.1 makes it a crime to failure to return rental property or not pay for the rental property in a rent to own agreement. So your security is a written lease agreement binding them to pay, with a clause in the lease telling them that you have the right to enter onto their property to recover the property and that if they become in default and refuse to surrender the property to you, they can be charged with LA RS 14.220.1, which can be a felony punished by 2 years in prison if the value of the property is over $1000.