NOTE: This provision of law was included in the Unconstitutional Statutes
Biennial Report to the Legislature, dated March 14, 2016.
SUBPART D. KIDNAPPING AND FALSE IMPRISONMENT
§44. Aggravated kidnapping
Aggravated kidnapping is the doing of any of the following acts with
the intent thereby to force the victim, or some other person, to give up anything
of apparent present or prospective value, or to grant any advantage or
immunity, in order to secure a release of the person under the offender's actual
or apparent control:
(1) The forcible seizing and carrying of any person from one place to
(2) The enticing or persuading of any person to go from one place to
(3) The imprisoning or forcible secreting of any person.
Whoever commits the crime of aggravated kidnapping shall be
punished by life imprisonment at hard labor without benefit of parole,
probation, or suspension of sentence.
Amended by Acts 1980, No. 679, §1.