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You know the personal kind...that's what's kept me away for so long...but needless to say, I'm hopefully through the worst of it.Anyways, I do have great news to report...after two years in the non-profit world...it's finally official....I'm going to be PD! whoo hoo! Moving on up!! I know that is...
Well okay, maybe its not that dramatic...but at least it sure feels like it. I just found out that when I do transition over to the PD's that I will start out in Adult Division. "Bummer"...I've grown so accustomed to Juvenile...I in fact, love Juvenile...it has meaning and purpose, it's within my...
So now...What kind of mental thought process must one go through to think..."Hmm, the sun is shining outside you know and since I just got out of custody last week, after serving 49 plus days inBy Golly, Today is my lucky day!!...I think it might be a good idea to show up to court drunk for my...
Well, it has certainly been a while since I've last posted...I will certainly try and do better. I've officially been a Public Defender for a whole month now. I can say it is certainly different than what I expected. But I guess a great deal of it is getting used to the Adult side of the things....
"Girl You Ought to Bash Mister's Head Open and Think About Heaven Later!" - Quote from The Color PurpleThose are the words that immediately popped into my mind after seeing her again. I was making my way out of the courtroom when she stopped me... The first thing, I noticed was the dark purple hue...
Yes, its now officially been 2 weeks as a Public Defender...and I can honestly say I feel like a Rookie all over again. I know nothing it seems...a bail argument?? What's that? I never had to do that in juvenile...heck I could do a detention argument no problem. Its definitely taking some getting...
Now I have to admit, I'm pretty much an all -around rookie, when it comes to the world of blogging. I of course knew about it before, but never paid any real attention to it. I'm the type of person that absolutely LOVES learning new things, and I am just mesmerized by some of the brilliance out...
But I finally got it! My very first jury trial. Now previously I've been in Juvenile Court, and the only time Juveniles in my jurisdiction get a jury is when they are either certified or facing some type of adult prison sentence. I'd always get close to a jury trial...but what would always seem...
Well, here it is this is me, not exactly what I expected it to be three years out of law school. But then again, life has never been what I expected. But This is ME I have three degrees in addition to my law license, I also have a current teaching license which is set to expire June 2007 , a...