Are Dabs, or hash oil, or wax illegal?

Dabs, BHO and wax, hashish and shatter are just some names for concentrated cannabis. These are the extracted resin from the cannabis plant and can be inhaled many ways including vaping.  This concentrate is much stronger than the leaves of the cannabis plant and...

Understanding money laundering

Money laundering, also known as “dirty money” is the act of taking illegally received money and putting it through a system to make it appear legitimate. That money is then used to for very legitimate things such as to buy things, take trips, run a...

Who can refuse the chemical test?

No one wants to be pulled over for suspected drunk driving. Once you are arrested California law is fairly strict as to what you as a driver must comply with. But as with every rule, there are exceptions.You can refuse to take the chemical test Normally drivers who...

The overlooked addict: doctors and nurses

It has been said that with every stereotype there comes a grain of truth. We have all watched House- the pain addled brilliant doctor who is also a closet addict. Or Nurse Jackie- the saintly nurse who when not doing the right thing is popping pills she gets from the...

What exactly is petty theft?

Have you ever walked out of a store and realized you had something on the bottom of your cart you didn’t pay for? Have you ever not returned a library book?If you have, then you may have committed petty theft if you had the intent to steal or permanently deprive...