CITY OF LOS ANGELES
CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES
This law books was created to enforce city laws and will be upheld by city law enforcement agencies. Citizens who are caught breaking city laws will face punishment set forth by operating procedures of the judicial system designed for the city of Los Angeles.
ARTICLE 1 DECLARATION OF RIGHTS
SECTION 1.All people are by nature free and independent and have inalienable rights. Among these are enjoying and defending life and liberty, acquiring, possessing, and protecting property, and pursuing and obtaining safety, happiness, and privacy.SECTION 2.All people are granted their rights to bare arms on their private property. All weapons must be legally registered and purchased by an accredited firearm dealer. All weapons must be concealed on your person while in public. Possession of an illegal firearm is a felony in the state of California.SECTION 3.Every person may freely speak, write and publish his or her sentiments on all subjects, being responsible for the abuse of this right. A law may not restrain or abridge liberty of speech or press.SECTION 4.Free exercise and enjoyment of religion without discrimination or preference are guaranteed. This liberty of conscience does not excuse acts that are licentious or inconsistent with the peace or safety of the State. The Legislature shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion.SECTION 5.A person may not be deprived of life, liberty, or property without due process of law or denied equal protection of the laws; provided, that nothing contained herein or elsewhere in this Constitution imposes upon the State of California or any public entity, board, or official any obligations or responsibilities which exceed those imposed by the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment to the United States Constitution with respect to the use of pupil school assignment or pupil transportation. In enforcing this subdivision or any other provision of this Constitution, no court of this State may impose upon the State of California or any public entity, board, or official any obligation or responsibility with respect to the use of pupil school assignment or pupil transportation, (1) except to remedy a specific violation by such party that would also constitute a violation of the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment to the United States Constitution, and (2) unless a federal court would be permitted under federal decision law to impose that obligation or responsibility upon such party to remedy the specific violation of the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment of the United States Constitution.SECTION 6.Habeas corpus may not be suspended unless required by public safety in cases of rebellion or invasion.SECTION 7.The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects against unreasonable seizures and searches may not be violated; and a warrant may not issue except on probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, particularly describing the place to be searched and the persons and things to be seized.SECTION 8.All people of the United States are required to obtain and carry at all times a certified ID card in the form of a STATE ID or a DRIVERS LICENSE. Failure to present identification card can result in further punishment with law enforcement agencies.
ARTICLE 2 OPERATION OF A MOTOR VEHICLE
SECTION 1.All people of the United States are required to obtain and carry at all times a certified ID card in the form of a DRIVERS LICENSE while operating a motor vehicle. Failure to present identification card can result in further punishment with law enforcement agencies.SECTION 2.Unless otherwise noted or mentioned, all posted speed limits must be followed while operating a vehicle on a public road. City speed limits are posted as 50mph, Highway speed limits are posted as 80mph. All speed laws are enforced strictly by radar of law enforcement agencies.SECTION 3.Vehicles modifications must adhere to state limits and are mentioned below.
Window tinting can be adjusted to a scale 5, failure for law enforcement agencies to see into the driver/passenger windows is prohibited.
Vehicles cannot be modified with additional lighting that can violate the lighting codes (no vehicle under glow with flashing lights red or blue lighting or lighting that may be mistaken as a peace officer, no rear lighting, and no lighting that may represent an emergency vehicle)
Vehicle lifting cannot exceed 24 inches
Vehicles cannot discharge an element that is not designated for the operation of that vehicle (Cannot discharge smoke, fire, water, items, etc.)
SECTION 4.All drivers must yield safely to the right side of the road to emergency vehicles both from oncoming and foregoing lanes. All vehicles must stop their vehicle whilst an emergency vehicle is entering an intersection. Failure to abide to the yield code can and will result in legal punishment from a Law Enforcement agency.SECTION 5.All vehicles are to pull safely to the right side of the road when being stopped by a law enforcement agent. Failure to abide can result in a felony charge of evasion.SECTION 6.All vehicles are to stop all all traffic lights/signs that require the driver to stop their motion of travel. Drivers must also stop at all red lights when making a right turn at an intersection.SECTION 7.All drivers are to yield to pedestrians no matter their form of travel (bike, scooter or on foot). All pedestrians are granted the right of way no matter how they impede your flow of travel.SECTION 8.All vehicles operating on a public road must have functional directional lights, brake lights, headlights and seat belts for all passengers of the vehicle.
ARTICLE 3 OPERATION OF A FIREARM
SECTION 1.All persons must apply for and obtain a firearm license before carrying and or operating a firearm in any capacity.SECTION 2.All firearms must be registered through the state and must have a visible and legible serial number.SECTION 3.All firearms must be concealed while carrying in public, open carry is prohibited and will result in the firearm being confiscated.SECTION 4.It is prohibited to discharge a firearm in a public area or within 500 feet of a public area on private property.SECTION 5.It is prohibited to have any sort or kind of explosive in your possession including handmade explosives.SECTION 6.It is prohibited to carry a blade that exceed 9 inches in length on your person in any public area.SECTION 7.It is prohibited to be in possession of a firearm that is not registered to you under your name.SECTION 8.All firearms in your possession must be a classified legal firearm sold by certified firearms dealers throughout the city of Los Angeles. All persons in possession of unclassified firearms will be charged accordingly and have the weapon immediately confiscated.
ARTICLE 4 PENAL CODE
SECTION 1.Every person who gives or offers to give a bribe to any judicial officer, juror, referee, arbitrator, or umpire, or to any person who may be authorized by law to hear or determine any question or controversy, with intent to influence his vote, opinion, or decision upon any matter or question which is or may be brought before him for decision, is punishable by imprisonment in the state prison for two, three or four years.SECTION 2.Every person who willfully injures or destroys, or takes or attempts to take, or assists any person in taking or attempting to take, from the custody of any officer or person, any personal property which such officer or person has in charge under any process of law, is guilty of a misdemeanor.SECTION 3.Any person who manufactures or sells any false government document with the intent to conceal the true citizenship or resident alien status of another person is guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punished by imprisonment in a county jail for one year. Every false government document that is manufactured or sold in violation of this section may be charged and prosecuted as a separate and distinct violation, and consecutive sentences may be imposed for each violation.SECTION 4.Every person who upon any trial, proceeding, inquiry, or investigation whatever, authorized or permitted by law, offers in evidence, as genuine or true, any book, paper, document, record, or other instrument in writing, knowing the same to have been forged or fraudulently altered or ante-dated, is guilty of felony.SECTION 5.(a) Any person who conducts or attempts to conduct a transaction or more than one transaction within a seven-day period involving a monetary instrument or instruments of a total value exceeding five thousand dollars ($5,000), or a total value exceeding twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000) within a 30-day period, through one or more financial institutions (1) with the specific intent to promote, manage, establish, carry on, or facilitate the promotion, management, establishment, or carrying on of any criminal activity, or (2) knowing that the monetary instrument represents the proceeds of, or is derived directly or indirectly from the proceeds of, criminal activity, is guilty of the crime of money laundering. The aggregation periods do not create an obligation for financial institutions to record, report, create, or implement tracking systems or otherwise monitor transactions involving monetary instruments in any time period.SECTION 6.All murder that is perpetrated by means of a destructive device or explosive, a weapon of mass destruction, knowing use of ammunition designed primarily to penetrate metal or armor, poison, lying in wait, torture, or by any other kind of willful, deliberate, and premeditated killing, or that is committed in the perpetration of, or attempt to perpetrate, arson, rape, carjacking, robbery, burglary, mayhem, kidnapping, train wrecking, or any act punishable under Section 206, 286, 288, 288a, or 289, or murder that is perpetrated by means of discharging a firearm from a motor vehicle, intentionally at another person outside of the vehicle with the intent to inflict death, is murder of the first degree.
SECTION 6.2 Every person guilty of murder in the first degree shall be punished by death, imprisonment in the state prison for life without the possibility of parole, or imprisonment in the state prison for a term of 25 years to life.
SECTION 7.Every person who unlawfully and maliciously deprives a human being of a member of his body, or disables, disfigures, or renders it useless, or cuts or disables the tongue, or puts out an eye, or slits the nose, ear, or lip, is guilty of mayhem.SECTION 8.Every person who forcibly, or by any other means of instilling fear, steals or takes, or holds, detains, or arrests any person in this state, and carries the person into another country, state, or county, or into another part of the same county, is guilty of kidnapping.SECTION 9.Every person who commits the offense of false imprisonment, as defined in Section 236, against a person for purposes of protection from arrest, which substantially increases the risk of harm to the victim, or for purposes of using the person as a shield is punishable by imprisonment for three, five, or eight years.SECTION 10.Robbery is the felonious taking of personal property in the possession of another, from his person or immediate presence, and against his will, accomplished by means of force or fear.
SECTION 10.2 In all cases other than that specified in subparagraph (A), by imprisonment in the state prison for three, four, or six years.
SECTION 11.“Carjacking” is the felonious taking of a motor vehicle in the possession of another, from his or her person or immediate presence, or from the person or immediate presence of a passenger of the motor vehicle, against his or her will and with the intent to either permanently or temporarily deprive the person in possession of the motor vehicle of his or her possession, accomplished by means of force or fear. Carjacking is punishable by imprisonment in the state prison for a term of three, five, or nine years.SECTION 12.Any person who commits an offense of attempting to take the life of another individual is guilty of attempted murder and is punishable by imprisonment in the state prison for three, four or six years.SECTION 13.An assault is an unlawful attempt, coupled with a present ability, to commit a violent injury on the person of another and is punishable by imprisonment in the state prison for 3 months to one year.SECTION 14.Any person who willfully threatens to commit a crime which will result in death or great bodily injury to another person, with the specific intent that the statement, made verbally, in writing, or by means of an electronic communication device, is to be taken as a threat, even if there is no intent of actually carrying it out, which, on its face and under the circumstances in which it is made, is so unequivocal, unconditional, immediate, and specific as to convey to the person threatened, a gravity of purpose and an immediate prospect of execution of the threat, and thereby causes that person reasonably to be in sustained fear for his or her own safety or for his or her immediate family’s safety, shall be punished by imprisonment in the county jail not to exceed one year, or by imprisonment in the state prison.
ARTICLE 5 MARIJUANA
SECTION 1.Under the new California Law allowing for the recreational use of Marijuana, the city of Los Angeles has approved the right to posses, grow and consume marijuana.
SECTION 2.All persons will be required to carry a marijuana license to grow/process marijuana for sale. The license will be priced at $15,000 and can be purchased at the marijuana processing locations. These are federally monitored and controlled.
A license can be revoked at any point and time by a law enforcement officer, if any of the below laws are violated. Licenses revoked will not warrant a refund of your fee and must be repurchased to continue to use or sell marijuana.
SECTION 3.All person with a license are permitted to sell to designated dealers only and not allowed to sell person to person. Violating this rule will result in suspension of license.
SECTION 4.All persons without a license is permitted to have no more than 10 grams of marijuana on their person. If you are caught with more in your possession without a license you will be charged with a misdemeanor possession and fined $2500 (no jail time will be served).
SECTION 5.All persons without a license who are caught selling will be charged with illegal distribution of a controlled substance and will face jail time and receive a fine of up to $10,000 and will not be able to acquire a license for up to 30 days.
SECTION 6.All persons who are licensed will be able to grow, process and distribute with no limit to what they can have on their person. A license must be valid to warrant a not limit carry.
SECTION 7.All persons who are caught driving while under the influence of marijuana will be treated as a DUI and charged for driving under the influence of a controlled substance, punishable by up to 5 months in jail and a fine of up to $18,000, and license will be revoked and cannot receive a new license for 30 days.
ARTICLE 6 FISH & GAME
SECTION 1A.All persons who posses a hunting license will be permitted to hunt wildlife of the below designated wildlife. Hunting outside of the designated game will be punished by revocation of hunting license and a fine of up to $80,000.
SECTION 2A.All hunters have the right to protect themselves if in harms way of a charging animal outside of the designated game. This could relate to the common bear and/or mountain lion.
SECTION 3A.All hunters must remain in designated hunting zones and cannot discharge weapon within 100 yards of an inhabited area (roads, towns, homes, etc.). Anyone caught discharging a firearm within the 100 yards will have their hunting license revoked and receive a fine of up to $5,000.
SECTION 4A.All hunters are required to use hunting designated firearms at all times during their hunt. Firearms used outside of the permitted guns will result in license being revoked and a fee of up to $30,000.
SECTION 1B.All persons who engage in fishing will be required to have a fishing license while out on the water and/or land. Failure to acquire a licence prior to fishing will result in a fine of up to $4,000.
SECTION 2B.All persons will be allowed to catch and keep fish and fish only. Any fisherman caught in possession of any other sea animal will receive a fine of up to $110,000. With license being suspended for 30 days.
SECTION 3B.All persons who engage in sea fishing and are using a boat, must be licensed and have the boat be registered to them. Unregistered boats or unlicensed operators will be dealt with similar to vehicles on land.
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