How Much Weed You Can Hold and Not Get Busted
That means if someone is caught with less than 25 grams of marijuana in New York and it’s their first or second offense, they get a ticket and pay a $100 fine, but they’re ... Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. New York City’s decision to end the stop ...
Playing hooky and Pennsylvania law: Serious business
So what exactly are the Pennsylvania attendance ... courts can become involved and a truancy hearing held. The upshot: the parent/guardian can be found guilty of a summary offense, which is usually punishable by a fine of $300 for each truancy violation.
The Truancy Trap
The absurdities of harsh truancy policies made headlines in May when a Houston-area judge jailed Diane Tran, 17, for missing too much school ... absences, a first offense. The teen pled guilty and the judge hit him with a $195 fine. Stung by sticker ...
Should Kids Be Fined If They Skip School?
Duringthe 2008-2009 school year, the Lebanon School District in Pennsylvania fined parents up to $500,000 for their child’s absence, charging $300 per offense. One parent even accrued a $27,000i fine ... running truancy sweeps during the first hour ...
PA Game Commission Delivers Testimony Supporting Legislation to Increase Fines and Penalties for Wildlife Violations
For example, under Title 18 PA Crimes Code, shooting a cat is a misdemeanor of the first degree with a minimum fine of $1,000 and up to two years in prison. For a second offense the grading escalates to a felony of the third degree with imprisonment of up ...