Papering Goethals: An Honest Judge in a Corrupt System

Papering Goethals: An Honest Judge in a Corrupt System

Orange County Judge Thomas Goethals, a former prosecutor, has been presiding over criminal cases in his district for many fruitful years. It was all going well in his courtroom until he started objecting to prosecutors` questionable use of jailhouse informants, a...
Know Before You Grow: Protection for Cannabis Cultivators

Know Before You Grow: Protection for Cannabis Cultivators

Before you grow, you oughta know.  Researching the web of Federal, State, County, and City laws can keep you out of trouble. Tips from a cannabis compliance attorney on how to protect yourself as a medical cannabis cultivator in California What is the law? Prop 215 –...
An unorthodox Woodland drug investigation attracts attention

An unorthodox Woodland drug investigation attracts attention

Daily Democrat by Lauren King, April 2 A Woodland native and former UC Davis Fire Department captain has been charged with the illegal possession and cultivation of marijuana for sale after a controversial investigation. The recent raid on the man’s business and home...