Is joyriding a car equivalent to petty theft under Penal Code § 490.2, as provided in Prop 47? After all, taking a car, even if valued at less than $950, is fundamentally different than taking a book or a shirt. However, one appellate court said such a difference really does not matter. How did it reach this conclusion, making felony joyriding eligible for Prop 47 relief? Click on the following link to find out.