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Cannabis Laws by State – California Cannabis Information

As of January 1, 2018, California has reduced sentences for most marijuana offenses, which includes removing nearly all of the felony offenses for marijuana possession and consumption. That’s not even the best part — Prop 64, the proposition that achieved this, also made it legal for any adult 21 and up to smoke and cultivate Read More…

A Teenager Reunites With The Man Who Saved Her Life

A young woman named Lava Barwari felt extremely lucky to graduate from High School. Not because of difficult courses, too much homework or any of the usual reasons. But because her mother was once on Saddam Hussein’s official “Kill List”, and Lava almost didn’t make it out of Iraq.

My Mother, My Colleague: A Reunion Story

How far would you go to reunite with a long-lost family member? We’ve heard of people travelling across the globe to reconnect, or to meet relatives for the first time. Sometimes, it’s much easier. A woman named La-Sonya Mitchell-Clark didn’t have to go very far to connect with her mother after decades apart.

How An Actress Tracked Down Her Father’s Alleged Killer With A Background Check

For Joselyn Martinez, the unthinkable happened in 1986. Her father was shot and killed. This senseless act of violence would drastically change the rest of her life. New York City Police Officers soon had a prime suspect. A teenager named Justo Santos was thought to be the murderer. Santos quickly disappeared.

A Truly Unique Missing Persons Story

There is a wealth of information available online, especially if you know where to look. An online people search or missing persons search can reveal all kinds of information including photos, addresses, phone numbers and more. This information can be invaluable to answering questions about a person’s past, including your own.

Earl Bradley, The Pediatrician Pedophile, Sentenced

Earl Bradley, the pediatrician who was accused of child molestation, has been sentenced. Bradley was a trusted and respected practitioner in Delaware for many years. In 2009 a shocking accusation led to an investigation of the doctor and his private practice, Baybees Pediatrics. Authorities discovered evidence that turned the local community upside-down and landed the Read More…

Closure: Phillip And Nancy Garrido Are Sentenced To Prison

It’s a pain too intense too imagine. Your child is stolen from you. You spend years following every lead, asking for help from anyone who will listen and doing everything possible to bring your baby home. Years pass without a sign of hope. Everything seems to indicate that the worst has happened. As a parent, Read More…

How Kimberly B Found Her Father After 29 Years Apart

Imagine being separated from your family. Years go by without contact. You wonder where they live, if they’re doing well, and if they ever think about you. This Wednesday is National Tell A Story Day. To get in the spirit, we’re happy to share a real-life story with an ending that filled our hearts with Read More…

A Sex Offender Mixes With Royalty

Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, is under fire for her association with a known sex offender. Her former husband, Prince Andrew, could lose his position as Trade Ambassador due to his connection with a convicted criminal. By now, both probably wish they’d never heard the name Jeffrey Epstein.

A Kidnapped Boy Reunited With His Family After Three Years Apart

Child abduction. It’s a crime that’s almost too painful to discuss. But it is tragically common in cities like Shenzhen, China. In 2008, a 3-year-old boy named Peng Wenle was kidnapped. It happened on the street in front of his family’s small business. The boy’s father, Peng Gaofeng, feared he’d never see his beloved son Read More…