California, the state that releases thousands of convicts onto the streets without any supervision rules that a HISTORY of possessing semi-auto rifles and growing pot show moral turpitude. BTW both are legal in CA with the proper permits and/or small changes ie: bullet button. Doesn't that show that those CA laws are immoral? He had a permit to grow medical marijuana but he exceeded the limit on adult plants. So the guy had some stolen goods, 11 more plants (assuming they were all adults) than permitted, and a couple boxes of 22LR and gets 4 years in prison. All because he once had a semi-auto rifle that wasn't CA legal. Owning assault gun, growing pot are immoral, court says | Crime Scene | an SFGate.com blog Full opinion. PEOPLE v. GABRIEL - Filed February 3, 2012.