Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure 3958 – Voluntary dismissal
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Terms Used In Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure 3958
- Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
- Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
Art. 3958. Voluntary dismissal
A judgment dismissing a petition for divorce under Civil Code Article 102 shall be rendered upon joint application of the parties and upon payment of all costs, or upon contradictory motion of the plaintiff. A judgment of dismissal rendered under this Article shall be without prejudice to any separation of property decree rendered under Civil Code Articles 2374 and 2375.
Acts 1993, No. 628, §1.