'More Egregious Than Brock Turner': DA Upset After Judge Gives Probation to Man Who Raped Teen Sister – LawNewz

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The District Attorney of Del Norte County, California was livid after a judge gave a light sentence to a 20-year-old man who pleaded guilty to raping his 16-year-old sister after drugging her. Prosecutors sought a six-year prison sentence for the man, who LawNewz will not name to protect the sister’s identity. Instead, Judge William H. Follett gave him a low jail term …

Man who drugged, raped teen sister gets less than a year of jail time; judge says 'stigma' is punishment enough – CrimeOnline

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A California judge sentenced a man who drugged and raped his 16-year-old sister to three years in jail —with all but 240 days suspended —because he believed the “stigma” of the conviction was sufficient punishment. The confessed assailant will also serve three years probation and pay a modest fine. Judge William H. Follett reportedly handed down the light sentence on May 17. …

Man who drugged, raped teen sister gets less than a year of jail time … – CrimeOnline

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A California judge sentenced a man who drugged and raped his 16-year-old sister to three years in jail —with all but 240 days suspended —because he believed the “stigma” of the conviction was sufficient punishment. The confessed assailant will also serve three years probation and pay a modest fine. Judge William H. Follett reportedly handed down the light sentence on May 17. …

Man, 20, jailed for 240 days for drugging and raping sister, 16 – Metro

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He was sentenced at Del Norte District Attorney’s Office (Picture: Google SV) A man who drugged and raped his 16-year-old sister has been sentenced to less than eight months in prison. The 20-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to drugging his sister with so much high-potency cannabis – known as ‘dabs’ – that she no longer recognised …

Man who drugged and raped 16-year-old sister jailed for less than eight months – Metro

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He was sentenced at Del Norte District Attorney’s Office (Picture: Google SV) A man who drugged and raped his 16-year-old sister has been sentenced to less than eight months in prison. The 20-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to drugging his sister with so much high-potency cannabis – known as ‘dabs’ – that she no longer recognised …

On the hunt for lost species – Bend Bulletin

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Would you like to help?Tips and sighting reports are welcome, Moore said. Here are five species for which to look. The others can be seen online at http://lostspecies.org — though in many cases, the only image available is an artist’s rendering. Read the full article at: On the hunt for lost species – Bend Bulletin

Llega nuevo gourmet de vino y cannabis – Periódico AM

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En el corazón de la zona vinícola del norte de California, un ingeniero civil que se convirtió en emprendedor de la marihuana busca crear una nueva dimensión en el arte de maridar vinos con alimentos gourmet al organizar cenas de cannabis y vino. Sam Edwards, cofundador de Sonoma Cannabis Co., cobra de 100 a 150 dólares por un menú que …

California Looks to Unite Cannabis Laws – Cannabis Now

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Photo Gracie Malley for Cannabis Now The Golden State is looking to bring its medical and recreational cannabis programs in line with each other. California Gov. Jerry Brown stepped in to shepherd passage of the state’s historic medical cannabis laws in 2015. Now he’s stepping up to unify medical and recreational cannabis regulations before both markets compete in 2018. In …

Best-sellers – Bend Bulletin

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Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, April 2, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide.HARDCOVER FICTION1. “The Black Book.” Patterson/Ellis. Little, Brown ($28)2. “Mississippi Blood.” Greg Iles. Morrow ($28.99)3. “If Not for You.” Debbie Macomber. Ballantine ($27)4. “Norse Mythology.” Neil Gaiman. Norton ($25.95)5. “Vicious Circle.” C.J. Box. Putnam ($27)6. …

Search warrant leads to drug bust – Daily Triplicate

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Daily TriplicateSearch warrant leads to drug bustDaily Triplicate“Back in the 40s, 50s and 60s, the THC they were getting out of a (marijuana) bud was about five percent,” said Lopez. “Nowadays … “The average user in Del Norte County will have half-a-gram to maybe a gram of either heroin or meth on them,” said Lopez. Read the full …

North Coast colleges wrestle with cannabis education – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

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Santa Rosa Press DemocratNorth Coast colleges wrestle with cannabis educationSanta Rosa Press DemocratWhen Sonoma State University co-hosted a cannabis symposium on March 11, it may have opened the door to a future area of study and research for the school as well as other northern California higher-education institutions. The course, entitled “Medical … Read the full article at: …

Wood praises ACA in town hall meeting – Eureka Times Standard

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Eureka Times StandardWood praises ACA in town hall meetingEureka Times StandardWood said he wanted to use 20 percent of the state’s Cap and Trade funds to help protect and invest in local forests in Trinity, Del Norte, Mendocino and Humboldt counties. “We live in the most majestic forests in the state and often times most of … Read …

Cenas, marihuana y vino, la nueva moda gourmet de California – New York Times en Español

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New York Times en EspañolCenas, marihuana y vino, la nueva moda gourmet de CaliforniaNew York Times en EspañolSANTA ROSA, California — En el corazón de la zona vinícola del norte de California, un ingeniero civil que se convirtió en emprendedor de la marihuana busca crear una nueva dimensión en el arte de maridar vinos con alimentos gourmet al organizar cenas …

Del Norte County Sheriff Releases Names of Suspects in Shooting … – Redheaded Blackbelt

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This is a press release from the Del NorteCounty Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty: Monday, March 20th, the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office initiated a homicide investigation in the Klamath townsite. At about 6:00 am on Silverside Circle, an adult female was shot …

Del Norte County Sheriff Releases Names of Suspects in Shooting Death This Morning – Redheaded Blackbelt

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This is a press release from the Del NorteCounty Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty: Monday, March 20th, the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office initiated a homicide investigation in the Klamath townsite. At about 6:00 am on Silverside Circle, an adult female was shot …