SIGN-UP NOW! SIGN-UP NOW! Click to become a The VoiceAmerica Talk Member for Free!
voiceamerica-variety radio logo
Apple logo Google Play Store Kindle store
Your Best Legal Defense

Your Best Legal Defense

Archives Available

October 24th 2015: Encore: Are You a Gang Member? The DA Might Think So. - The Abuse of Gang Injunctions and Enhancements

California enacted the "Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention (STEP) Act - Penal Code 186.22 to help fight the rise of gang crimes in the 1980's. It was a powerful tool for prosecutors, enhancing the sentence of anyone convicted of committing a crime for the benefit of or at the direction of a gang. But today PC 186.22 is being abused and misused by prosecutors to force non-gang members to accept lengthy sentences in plea negotiations or face even longer sentences if convicted of PC 186.22. This week we will speak with noted gang expert, Martin M. Flores about how more and more p

Read more
Share Email SHARE

Tune in

Archives Available on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel

Featured Guest

Guest Image

Martin M Flores

Mr. Flores has over 20 years of professional experience working with gangs throughout Southern California. He grew up in the Boyle Heights area of East Los Angeles and after the loss of his youngest brother to a drive by shooting in 1994, he redirected his energy to work with gangs in order to redirect the minds of young people and get them on a different path.
Read more

Share This Episode

facebook Share On Facebook
twitter Share On Twitter
Linkedin Share On LinkedIn
Share Email Share this E-mail
Email Host Email the Host

Connect with VoiceAmerica

Download our mobile apps
App store Google play Blackberry store
Facebook Twitter Linkedin Social Media