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Grand Larceny and Petit Larceny Law Awareness, Shoplifting/Theft Prevention Education Including NSF Check Fraud (Bad Check)

This course dives into the facts about Petit Larceny Law and theft and also includes NSF Check Fraud. Also covered: behavior modification and how the conscious, subconscious and superconscious mind work together to create lasting behavior change.

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    Chapter 1: Grand Larceny Law Awareness- What is the difference between Petit and Grand Larceny?

    • Grand Larceny by Degree: Whether the crime is considered grand larceny depends on the value and/or type of property stolen. This article deals with grand larceny, which is broken into five categories.

    • Larceny is defined in Virginia as the wrongful taking of the goods of another without the owner's consent and with the intention to permanently deprive the owner of possession of the goods. The most common type of petit larceny is basic shoplifting.

    • Laws on Grand Theft: Grand theft is not always considered a felony and can be a misdemeanor offense. State theft laws often provide for different degrees of severity of grand theft, with higher degrees representing more significant crimes.

    • After a conviction for larceny (also called theft, depending on the state), the trial concludes with the sentencing phase to determine penalties and conditions of the conviction. At sentencing, a number of factors come into play to determine the penalty.

    • (01:20) What is LARCENY? What does LARCENY mean? LARCENY meaning, definition & explanation by The Audiopedia

    • (02:27) What is the criminal charge of larceny? by CMHartHayslett Channel

    • (03:52) Petit Larceny & Grand Larceny Laws in NY - Larceny Defense Attorney NYC by The Law Firm of Andrew M. Stengel

    • (09:12) How to Write a Letter to a Judge for Sentencing by R&R Law Group

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    Chapter 2: Petit Larceny (Shoplifting/theft) and the Law

    • How much is your life worth? How much would you have to steal to finally feel satisfied or to make life fair? You CAN live the life you want to live. Shoplifting is living in lack consciousness and you can change that.

    • Petty larceny is the crime of theft of another's property or money under a statutorily defined value, in which the value is below the grand larceny limit. Some states divide larceny into the categories of felony and misdemeanor.

    • Petty theft is a specific type of theft crime that is based on the relatively low value of the stolen property. Most states will divide theft laws into two general categories: grand theft and petty theft.

    • When shoplifting is prosecuted in New York State, it is usually written up as a violation of the statue for “Petit Larceny,” or “PL 155.25.” Petit Larceny is a misdemeanor in The State of New York and is punishable by up to one year in jail.

    • Nevada law defines petit larceny as the intentional taking of another person’s property (without permission) when the value of the items is less than $1,200.00. If the stolen property is valued at $1,200.00 or more, the offense would be grand larceny.

    • (02:50) Difference Between 1st & 2nd Degree Petit Theft-The Umansky Law Firm by The Umansky Law Firm

    • (05:12) SHOPLIFTING COULD RUIN YOUR LIFE by cassproductions

    • (03:32) Good News for Petit Theft First Offenders by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (04:06) Self-Checkout Lane Shoplifting / Petit Theft by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (02:44) Shoplifting / Petit Theft Law Update 2020 by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (02:28) Ask the Lawyer: Petty theft, larceny by WXII 12 News

    • (05:26) Criminal Attorney Explains Petty Theft or Petit Larceny Charge by Gustitis Law Channel

    • (02:31) Three things you MUST do if you get a Notice To Appear in Court for Shoplifting or Theft by

    • (02:44) "I was charged with petty theft/Lawyer fact" by Tiffany Simmons aka The Plugs Lawyer

    • (02:02) Former Prosecutor Explains Petty Theft - Penal Code 484, 488 by Diana Aizman

    • (04:06) Self-Checkout Lane Shoplifting / Petit Theft by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (09:25) Defenses to Shoplifting Charges in Arizona 13-1805 by R&R Law Group

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    Chapter 3: Behavior Modification and Decision Making

    • Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly. Napoleon Hill

    • "Ask any well informed salesman and he will tell you that indecision is the outstanding weakness of the majority of people." Napoleon Hill

    • (22:59) HOW TO MAKE GREAT DECISIONS IN LIFE - Bob Proctor On Decision-Making & Success by Prosperity Principles

    • (16:50) How to Recognize You're Making Decisions With Your Ego by Ralph Smart

    • (12:55) Marcus Aurelius – How To Build Self Discipline (Stoicism) by Philosophies for Life

    • (44:13) Decision Making: The Challenges Of Making Bold Life Changes by Channel


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    Chapter 4: Behavior Modification and Impulse Control- Understanding the Dynamics of the Conscious & Subconscious Mind

    • What is an addiction? What is the difference between addiction and a bad habit? What happens in the brain of an addict? What is involved in healing the addicted brain and the addicted person?

    • If your brain strengthens the connections that allow this rewarding behavior to occur (such stealing something and feeling a rush of excitement and pleasure), then it will be easier for you to do next time.

    • If you put a frog in a pot of cool water and you heat the water gradually to boiling, the frog will stay in the water and die. It doesn’t react because of the gradual change to the water’s temperature. Get out now while the water is still warm.

    • Lack Consciousness is the misconception that the universe is limited. Most people live with this feeling in some form. Some experience it with money. Some with food. Others with love but it can affect anything.

    • (17:07) Understanding the Unconscious, Subconscious and Conscious Mind by Conscious Reality Creator

    • (07:09)Conscious, Subconscious and the Unconscious Mind Crash Course by IntroBooks Education

    • (16:50) How to Recognize You're Making Decisions With Your Ego by Ralph Smart

    • (12:55) Marcus Aurelius – How To Build Self Discipline (Stoicism) by Philosophies for Life

    • (22:09) Self Control - How To Develop Self-Control To Create An Amazing Life by Channel

    • (18:15) TYRESE GIBSON: I LOVE YOU --I REPEAT-- I LOVE YOU by National Court Ordered Education Institute Channel

    • QUIZ: Behavior Modification Decision Making Impulse Control

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    Chapter 5: Freedom From Compulsive Stealing/Theft

    • Gains and Losses: Helping People Stop Stealing- The psychiatric disorder that can explain why some people steal.

    • The Shoplifters Recovery Treatment Program (SRTP) People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. | Roger B. Porter

    • The Girl Who Wouldn't Stop Stealing: once a therapeutic alliance is established, she reveals that she experiences increased anxiety before stealing and feels pleasure during the theft.

    • Pathways Institute for Impulse Control 415-267-6916 SHOPLIFTING / STEALING QUESTIONNAIRE

    • (14:48) Freedom from Compulsive Stealing by Kathryn Pelliccia

    • (13:00) Learn To Stop Shoplifting Demo by Tom Monson

    • (11:54) Reality Therapy Role-Play - Treating Kleptomania with Alternative Behaviors by Dr. Todd Grande

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    Chapter 6: Why do good people steal? Understanding Theft

    • The biggest difference between stealing and kleptomania is that kleptomania is a mental health disorder. Stealing is conscious, planned and an organized crime to gain monetary or material possessions. Kleptomania is impulsive and not for financial gain.

    • So she steals out of a need for excitement, for the thrill of it. One wonders if the large thefts of money in the stock market—insider trading by people who probably already have large amounts of money—are motivated by thinking of this kind.

    • When offenders are held accountable they offer explanations, but their after-the-fact statements are usually intended to gain sympathy and minimize culpability. They focus on people and circumstances outside themselves.

    • (02:53) Why Mom Of Four Says She Can’t Stop Shoplifting by Dr. Phil Channel

    • (05:55) Shoplifting Addiction and Kleptomania cs and Shoplifters Anonymous on Oprah with Terrence Shulman by TheShulmanCenter

    • (03:00) When Stealing is an Addiction (Mental Health Guru) by Healthguru

    • (02:14) Curing Kleptomania by University of Minnesota

    • (01:22) Terrence Shulman interviewed on Entertainment Tonight (ET) about Lindsa Lohan's shoplifting arrest by TheShulmanCenter

    • (03:02) Kleptomania: Understanding the mental disorder by KRIS 6 News

    • (13:07) Shoplifting Addiction and Kleptomaniacs and Shoplifters Anonymous--featuring Terrence Shulman by TheShulmanCenter

    • (18:23) Why we think it's OK to cheat and steal (sometimes) | Dan Ariely by TEDx Talks

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    Chapter 7: The Psychology of Theft and Stealing

    • What makes someone more likely to steal and feel justified in doing so? Is not having food ample justification for stealing food? Does not having enough money to pay the bills make stealing money seem morally acceptable?

    • Kleptomania is the recurrent inability to resist urges to steal items that you generally don't really need and that usually have little value. Kleptomania is a rare but serious mental health disorder that can cause emotional pain if not treated.

    • (18:45) Chatting About the Psychology of Theft with Dr. Robert Tyminski by hankschannel Channel

    • (18:01) Strange answers to the psychopath test | Jon Ronson by TED

    • (10:05) Why Usually Honest People Shoplift; They are not Kleptomaniacs! by Dr Will Cupchik

    • (13:47) Honest liars -- the psychology of self-deception: Cortney Warren at TEDxUNLV by TEDx Talks Channel

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    Chapter 8: Abundance/Plenty Consciousness and the Role of Confidence

    • You create abundance from the inside out. And you do that by changing what you focus on. Instead of thinking about the past, your current circumstances or the state of the economy, you think about the abundant life you want—and you do it often.

    • Focus like a Legend Our new Chief Music Officer, John Legend, is here to help you zone in on what matters most with a special selection of Focus music and artists, only on Headspace.

    • (03:56) Bashar :: The Seven Neutral Needs - Highlights by Bashar Channeled by Darryl Anka

    • (09:27) Abraham-Hicks : Moving From Poverty To Abundance - The Leading Edge by LiveYourHappiness

    • (12:27) Mind Power - Train Your Brain For Success & Abundance. Harness The Power Of Your Subconscious Mind! by Miles Beckler

    • (05:09) 💜 ELAN SHARING ~ Abundance is a Flow by The Impersonal Life

    • (17:22) Sadhguru On How to Manifest What You Really Want #LawOfAttraction by Sadhguru

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    Chapter 9: The Behavior Modification of Long Lasting Behavior Change

    • We adjust our behavior based on feedback we receive from others. Joking around with our significant other after a long and hard day at work will be perceived differently than a day in which he/she received an exemplary performance evaluation.

    • To study the world around us you must wonder about it. This inquisitive nature is the hallmark of critical thinking, or our ability to assess claims made by others and make objective judgments that are independent of emotion and based on hard facts.

    • “In change, timing is everything” and nine processes are involved. A few of interest are countering in which we substitute healthy responses for unhealthy ones, helping relationships or asking for help from loved ones so you don’t have to go it alone.

    • (03:26) How to Handle Acting Impulsively : Behavior Management by eHow Channel

    • (03:21) Tucker Bryant - "Reflections on Dating a Kleptomaniac" (CUPSI 2015) by Button Poetry Channel

    • (06:35) My Truth- Overcoming Kleptomania by Kendra Lishewski

    • (03:59) Health Video-Impulse Control Disorder-Kleptomania by Rodrigo Mejia Channel

    • (01:42) What Is Kleptomania? | Addictions by Howcast Channel

    • (04:31) Meet the Doctor Who Struggles with Kleptomania by The Doctors Channel

    • (02:00) Doctor Loses License over Kleptomania? by The Doctors Channel

    • (16:22) Why do our brains get addicted? by TEDMED


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    Chapter 10: Behavior Modification & Cognitive Restructuring = Learning

    • Donald Meichenbaum is a psychologist noted for his contributions to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).1 He developed a therapeutic technique called cognitive behavior modification (CBM), which focuses on identifying dysfunctional self-talk.

    • For the negative predictions example, you might ask yourself what other outcomes are possible. Try these three questions: What's the worst possible thing that could happen? The best possible thing that could happen? The most realistic?*

    • (16:52) Bob Proctor - Why Is Success Slipping Through Your Fingers by the SGR Program Bob Proctor

    • (29:36) Learning=Behavior Change by Leo Gura

    • (12:26) How to Become More Disciplined (SELF DISCIPLINE) Master Self Control by Ralph Smart

    • (23:22) How to Stop Expecting The Worst (Catastrophizing) -Teal Swan

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    Chapter 11: Decision Making and Impulse Control Theory and Practice

    • Impulsive individuals make risky choices, motivated more by immediate reward than potential long-term negative consequences. Decision-making consists of multiple operations including option evaluation and actions and outcome monitoring.

    • The Neurocognitive Mechanisms of Decision-making, Impulse Control, and Loss of Willpower to Resist Drugs. Many individuals with problems of substance addiction become unable to base their drug-use decisions on the long-term outcome of their choices.

    • (10:18) How To Master & Control Your Emotions by Ralph Smart

    • (22:09) Self Control - How To Develop Self-Control To Create An Amazing Life by Leo Gura

    • (16:50) How to Recognize You're Making Decisions With Your Ego by Ralph Smart

    • (12:55) Marcus Aurelius – How To Build Self Discipline (Stoicism) by Philosophies for Life

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    Chapter 12: The Philosophy of Behavior Modification

    • Our Wellness Philosophy Wellness is a multifaceted approach to living that promotes being well in all areas of life. It is more than just the absence of disease or illness. Being well requires active engagement, making the choices that support wellness.

    • Behavior Modification and the Image of Humanity Are you conditioned to believe that we only are our reinforcement histories?

    • (05:24) PHILOSOPHY – Epicurus by The School of Life

    • (05:54) Plato's Crito: Socrates' 3 Rules for Ethical Thinking by The Philosophical Life

    • (10:27) Marcus Aurelius: Meditations (Animated) by Eudaimonia

    • (10:06) Napoleon Hill - Setting Goals, Behavior Change by Matt Zavadil

    • (42:00) Marcus Aurelius-Best Lecture on Stoicism EVER! (full Virtual University lesson) by Dual by Nature

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    Chapter 13: Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and Intelligence Quotient (IQ)

    • What's more important in determining life success—book smarts or street smarts? This question gets at the heart of an important debate contrasting the relative importance of cognitive intelligence (IQ) and emotional intelligence (EQ).

    • (05:28) What is Emotional Intelligence? By The School of Life

    • (10:28) IQ vs EQ (Emotional Intelligence) - Daniel Goleman EQ Book Summary

    • (12:14) Emotional Intelligence: Using the Laws of Attraction, D. Ivan Young

    • (08:14) How to Master Your Emotions by Freedom of Thought

    • (16:15) Emotional Intelligence - Why Your EQ Is More Important Than Your IQ by

    • (13:25) How To Train Your Mind To Be Stronger Than Your Feelings | Ralph Smart

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    Chapter 14: Stealing Consciousness or Lack Consciousness or Poverty Mentality- It's all the same.

    • “The most important thing to understand is that abundance begins in the mind. Choosing a belief system that cultivates abundance is crucial.” ~ Deepak Chopra

    • (14:51) Abraham Hicks How to Overcome Shortage Consciousness by Inner FreedomSystem

    • (05:28) Altered States of Consciousness: There’s Nothing Supernatural About It | Jamie Wheal by Big Think

    • (45:32) The Power Of Consciousness w/Dr. Bruce Lipton and Psychologist Ralph Smart by Infinite Waters (diving deep) Channel

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    Chapter 15: The Science of Responsibility: Why, When and How to Take It.

    • Entitlement comes from an attitude of “don’t you know who I am?” It is inherently egocentric because it begins by making sure that others know who you are and what you are entitled to.

    • Entitlement, responsibility, and authority—these three facets of personal relationships must always exist in conjunction with one another. If you try to add or remove one, then you will inevitably add or remove all three.

    • (24:07) RESPONSIBILITY (Why, When and How To Take It) - Teal Swan -

    • (20:59) Entitlement (The Shadow Side of Deserving) - Teal Swan -

    • (14:51) Abraham Hicks How to Overcome Shortage Consciousness by Inner FreedomSystem

    • (03:01) The Science of Stealing by John Woodruff Channel

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    Chapter 16: The Conscious, The Subconscious and The Superconscious, Explained

    • The conscious mind can accept or reject any idea. No person or circumstance can force you to think any thoughts you do not want. This is important! The thoughts you choose—whether they come from outside or inside—will eventually determine your life.

    • I believe we are all here to find ways to express our unique skills and talents, and to promote the overall good of the world around us. Though we may be born with gifts and abilities, they need to be discovered and nurtured in order to flourish.

    • (18:17) The Subconscious Mind How To Program It For Success with Bob Proctor by Law of Attraction Channel

    • (17:07) Understanding the Unconscious, Subconscious and Conscious Mind by Conscious Reality Creator

    • (11:25) 13 Spooky Facts About Your Subconscious Mind by TopThink

    • (01:30:00) Bruce Lipton - Biology of Belief @ UPLIFT 2012 by UPLIFT

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    Chapter 17: Impulse Control and Mindfulness

    • Mindfulness meditation – the practice of paying attention to the present moment – has garnered interest in improving a host of mental health traits, including attention and emotion regulation. But how do these practices affect a person’s impulses?

    • How Does Mindfulness Improve Self-Control? In a new installment of our Mindful Monday series, we talk with researcher Rimma Teper about how mindfulness helps improve executive function.

    • (18:26) 7 Ways To Master Mindfulness Meditation and Trust the Universe by Infinite Waters (Diving Deep)

    • (53:13) Mindfulness Meditation - A Complete Guide With Techniques & Examples by Leo Gura

  • 18

    Chapter 18: The Physics of Impulse Control- Momentum and Impulses

    • People forget what the sign of impulse means. Impulse is a vector, so a negative impulse means the net force is in the negative direction. Likewise, a positive impulse means the net force is in the positive direction.

    • Physics-of-Emotions

    • (48:50) Understanding Emotions - Part 1 by Leo Gura

    • (26:28) This dial controls your brain • Here's how to use it | Episode 34 • mike X tv Channel

  • 19

    Chapter 19: Philosophy of Impulse Control

    • Philosophically, self-control has its roots in ancient efforts to explain intentional actions. In De Motu Animalium, Aristotle asks: “How does it happen that thinking is sometimes followed by action and sometimes not, sometimes by motion, sometimes not?”

    • (12:55) Marcus Aurelius – How To Build Self Discipline (Stoicism) by Philosophies for Life

    • (14:16) Epictetus - LIFE CHANGING Quotes – STOICISM by Everyday Stoic

    • (10:17) PLATO - Incredible Life Changing Quotes [Stoicism] Part 1 by Everyday Stoic

    • (04:42) 4 Lessons On Self Discipline From Stoic Philosophers by Therealizedman

    • (13:28) Jordan Peterson: Overcoming self-defeating behaviors

    • (13:00) Alan Watts - The limits of self-control by Always in the Now

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    Chapter 20: Breaking Cycles of Pain and Creating Habits For Success

    • Knowing how to break bad habits is worth its weight in gold. I say that because, while good habits will generate the results you want in life, bad habits can destroy everything. I’ll be the first to admit that I have some habits that don’t serve me well

    • People who regularly achieve their goals, no matter how big they are, don’t do it by behaving like everyone else. One thing they typically have in common is consistently practicing success habits, every single day.

    • (17:47) TYRESE GIBSON: Every Struggle Every Pain by National Court Ordered Education Institute Channel

    • (05:22) TYRESE GIBSON: Why this Keeps Happening to me, HELP! by National Court Ordered Education Institute Channel

    • (18:31) TYRESE GIBSON: The Real Reson You Can't Find Joy #BlackRose by National Court Ordered Education Institute Channel

    • (07:28) Create Successful Habits | Bob Proctor by Proctor Gallagher Institute

    • (15:51) One HABIT That Will Change Your World - Bob Proctor by Proctor Gallagher Institute

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    Chapter 21: The Essentials of Success According to Success Consciousness Philosophy

    • Napoleon Hill presented the notion of a "Definite Major Purpose" as a challenge to his readers to ask themselves, "In what do I truly believe?" According to Hill, "98%" of people had few or no strong beliefs, which made success unlikely.

    • (59:00) Napoleon Hill The Five Essentials Of Success by Brian Scott Channel