Saturday, June 21, 2008


The 8 May 2008 article discusses criminal rehabilitation. Of particular interest is the Philadelphia project that requires a criminal record for some jobs.


The article published on 20 June 2008 discusses the word game Taboo and the difficulty is communicating without the use of certain words, especially to a jury.

Thursday, June 19, 2008

The Investigating Juror

The article published on 13 June 2008 discusses problems for the jury, including the expectations generated by television programs and the juror who searches for information outside the environment of the trial.

Alcohol is a Drug

The article published on 6 June 2008 relates to "Alcohol as a Drug". It also descrribes the penalties for an adult who furnishes alcohol to a minor.

Blog Line

"From the Desk of the DA" is a weekly column published in the local papers of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, by our District Attorney, Jason J. Legg. All of the columns since 2004 are available on his website, .

This blog provides an opportunity for you to comment on any of Mr. Legg's articles. Or, for that matter, anything you'd like to offer relating to his webside.