Woodlander seeks to demystify medical marijuana

Woodlander seeks to demystify medical marijuana

Daily Democrat by Sarah Dowling, July 28 Yolo County’s vast agricultural landscape is shifting once again with a new-found purpose — growing medicine. With a sign marked “medical grow” posted on a fence encompassing more than 400 marijuana plants, John Wright opened...
Shingletown murder case put on hold

Shingletown murder case put on hold

Record Searchlight by Jim Schultz, July 21 The murder case against a Shingletown man who has been in Shasta County Jail for more than a year was suspended on Monday after his defense attorney questioned his mental competency. Michael Donald Ackley, 56, faced trial on...
Dear Helicopter Cops, Don’t Bust My Grow

Dear Helicopter Cops, Don’t Bust My Grow

It is soon high season in California, and law enforcement is in the air with helicopters looking for cannabis grows to raid before the harvest. Some marijuana crops are legal under California’s medical cannabis laws, and some are grown outside those laws. Many...
Throw Back Thursday: LA Celebrity Trial

Throw Back Thursday: LA Celebrity Trial

Hard to believe it has been two years since Edward Furlong’s trial. He is the actor who has starred in Terminator 2, American History X, and a number of other films. I was referred to this case by a showbiz exec mutual friend in Los Angeles. In Spring 2013,...