“Dream Act” Deferred Action Law Effective August 2013

On June 15th President Obama announced that the Department of Homeland Security will stop deporting young immigrants who meet certain conditions. In mid-August you will be able to submit an application to US Customs and Immigration Service (USCIS). If they approve your application, you will be able to get something…

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Colorado Court of Appeals nixes medical-pot use for those on probation

The appeals court found that Colorado’s Medical Use of Marijuana Amendment does not permit a court to exempt a probationer from complying with federal law, which outlaws possession and use of marijuana. The court overturned 18th Judicial District Judge Carlos Samour’s decision to allow Leonard Charles Watkins, who was sentenced…

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