How To React When You Learn Your Loved One Is in Jail

By spiralmode

Coaching someone on how to react when they learn their loved one has been arrested and put into jail is nearly impossible. For one, no one anticipates such a call or has time to prepare themselves on how to react when they get the call. Secondly, it is such a heavy situation that all kinds…

The Countdown to EDC… And Jail

By spiralmode

The ever-popular Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) music festival is a few weeks away and once again, it will be held in Las Vegas. The event draws hundreds of thousands of attendees each year. It has been held in Las Vegas over the past few years after moving from Los Angeles; the last time it was…

New York: Let That Expectant Mother Drink!

By spiralmode

A pregnant woman is well aware that she should not drink alcohol, but even if she does order something alcoholic at a restaurant or bar, that establishment could refuse her that drink. Clearly, it is all for the good of the woman and her baby, but have you considered that the refusal could be discrimination?…

Different Kinds of Trespassing

By spiralmode

There is a reason for that “Do not enter” sign that is posted on the fence. Whether it is private property, a protected natural habitat, or a hazardous location, you should always obey that sign. Even if the area you are trying to reach consistently has visitors trespassing with little to no interruption from the…

Smoking One Day, Being Denied the Next: CA’s New Smoking Laws

By spiralmode

As teens, we looked forward to turning 16 because it is sweet, 18 because we become adults and can vote and purchase cigarettes, and 21 because we can drink. However, with a new law just about ready to make its rule known, there will be some change here, with one less thing to look forward…

Why Checkpoints Are a Good Thing for You – The Drunk Driver

By spiralmode

Memorial Day is a day when we honor and remember those who have died while serving our country. Here in Southern California, Memorial Day is more popular for bringing a three-day weekend for many students and professionals, and because it is nice and sunny out by this time of year. Memorial Day Weekend becomes a…

Heroes Face Consequences Too

By spiralmode

As cliché as this is going to sound, this is life and in life, things do not always go the right way. We run into obstacles that we must work through, whether we like it or not. We lose friends, but we make new ones all the time. We may not get that job, house,…

What to Know About Detentions Vs. Arrests

By spiralmode

Detention and arrest are similar, yet drastically different situations. Detention does not mean the kind of detention you received when you were in high school. This detention is when a police officer briefly holds and questions somebody. Think of a cop stopping you for a short period of time at a checkpoint so you can…

Hoverboard Laws That You Need To Obey

By spiralmode

Even after all the fires and bursts, hoverboards still seem to be one of the trendiest toys. However, you will probably see less children with them than you did this time last year because, starting January 1, 2016, only people 16 years or older can ride one. Other laws have been introduced in addition to…

Superheroes Unite at Bail Bond Store – Santa Clarita

By spiralmode

Superheroes really do exist outside of comic books, television shows, and movies. As you might expect, they are hiding in plain sight. We are not talking about your protective parents or your best friend who covers for you. We are talking about, your neighbor, the person on the elliptical machine next to yours at the…