California lawmakers recently reformed a drug crime sentencing law that was criticized, across the nation, for being racist. The California Fair Sentencing Act was recently signed by Gov. Jerry Brown (D). It ensures that people who are convicted of certainContinue reading Reform for Drug Crime Sentencing
According to recently released results of decade-long intervention program, violence prone children in the program grew up to have fewer psychiatric, drug-related, and legal problems. The Study In 1990, in the midst of Congress’ urgings for the National Institute of Mental HealthContinue reading Can Intervention Decrease Drug-Crime and Future Legal Problems?
Despite the enactment of a new legislation in July 2010, many people are still unaware that a first time DUI conviction (in the counties of Los Angeles, Tulare, Alameda & Sacramento) will now require the installation of an Ignition InterlockContinue reading First Time DUI and Ignition Interlock Devices
It is never wise to speak to the police about a crime. This man took it even one step further: Pot Grower Calls Police.Continue reading Marijuana Grower Calls Police To Get Back His Stash
Learning that a celebrity engaged in dumb or illegal conduct is not much news these days. The recent story about super athlete Michael Phelps is no exception. For those who aren’t in the know, Phelps was photographed at party takingContinue reading Michael Phelps & Celebrity Prosecutions