2012

Blog Posts in 2012

  • Medical Marijuana Card, Does your child (over the age of 18) have one?

    || 11-Oct-2012

    As a parent, an aunt, and a friend to many youngsters, I see that smoking marijuana has been become an accepted practice. I am told that it is better and cheaper than drinking beer. We all know how easy it is to get a medical marijuana card; and lets just say that you are the parent that does not agree with pop culture and the acceptance of smoking "bud" what do you do if your adult ...
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  • Does unemployment cause people to choose crime?

    || 11-Oct-2012

    With unemployment at an all time high, with the crash of the market, housing prices at there lowest, people have become desperate to stay afloat. Is it true that some people choose crime rather than legitimate work because of an expectation that they can make more money from crime and/or because they find it more rewarding in other ways? ( Katz, 1989; Bourgois, 1995). If employed, does a lack of ...
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  • California's New Sentencing Guidelines- "Realignment"

    || 19-Jan-2012

    REALIGNMENT December 3, 2011 (Replaces previous editions) by Garrick Byers, Statute Decoder * What's New in This Edition? Legislative Findings and Declarations Highlighted New Rules of Court 4.450 and 4.451 For Petitions to Revoke PostRelease Community Supervision. Additional Discussion of Split Sentences The Lists of County Jail Felonies and State Prison Felonies Updated Certificate of ...
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