Author Archive for Catherine and Doug Snodgrass

The Jig is Up for Undercover Drug Stings in Schools

m4s0n501 This week, our partners, the Drug Policy Alliance, have mailed a letter to the Superintendents of 20 Riverside County school districts, along with a copy of the recent Rolling Stone investigative piece about our son, The Entrapment of Jesse Snodgrass. We…

Rolling Stone Magazine: The Entrapment of Jesse Snodgrass

The new issue of Rolling Stone tells the full story surrounding our son’s in-school entrapment, arrest, detention, expulsion battle, and our efforts to rescue him. In addition to several hours of telephone interviews, the writer, Sabrina Rubin Erdely, spent two days with us…

This is Who We Are Partnering With

We are partnering with the Drug Policy Alliance. We want to see an end to undercover drug sting operations in schools and our hope is that we will start to see schools instead choose real world approaches like those described in…

Donate to the Jesse Snodgrass Legal Fund

END UNDERCOVER DRUG STINGS IN SCHOOLS  We genuinely appreciate all donations to the Jesse Snodgrass Legal Fund which help to fund our son’s lawsuit against the Temecula Valley Unified School District. Our legal expenses are significant, many which are coming out of our pocket, unlike…

Kimberly Velez

Kimberly  Velez, TVUSD Director of Special Education Email: kvelez@tvusd.k12.ca.us Telephone:(951) 506-7981 On October 30, 2013, Ms. Velez was named as a defendant as part a a civil lawsuit filed against TVUSD.

End Undercover Drug Stings in Schools

The Story At 8:30 a.m. on December 11th, 2012, armed police officers rushed into our autistic son’s high school classroom. He was handcuffed in front of his classmates, taken away, medically probed, interrogated without a lawyer, booked, and then locked…