Scot Scoop News

  • August 25Attention students: The last day to change from honors or AP classes to college prep classes is Aug. 28, 2019.
  • August 25And we're back! Follow us on social media and never miss an award-winning article.

California passes bills to raise legal smoking age – Estella Lippi

California passes bills to raise legal smoking age – Estella Lippi

Estella Lippi, Scotcenter Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2016

Estella Lippi reports on California's pending bills to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21.

‘Making a Murderer’ delivers intense crime documentary

‘Making a Murderer’ delivers intense crime documentary

Seiya Mirande, Staff Writer

January 19, 2016

A drama exploring the ethics of the justice system, "Making a Murderer" has gained popularity. Lately, Netflix has come out with numerous critically-acclaimed shows. Shows such as "Marcos" and "Orange is the New Black" have had great responses from viewers. Netflix's latest installment, "Making a ...

Alcohol legal, pot not

Claudia Leist, Highlander Editor

December 12, 2013

Today, anti-marijuana supporters, while well-intentioned, are promoting policies that lead to more violence and disease in our society by arguing that we should keep marijuana illegal. But as long as marijuana remains illegal, profits from sales will go to criminals and drug cartels, and adults will ...

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.
legal