The following case out of the Long Beach courthouse, by a judge we respect greatly, went up on appeal. The judge in Long Beach ruled that Proposition 47 would not apply to a burglary charge where the burglary took place in an employee-only rest area, a part of the store that was not where shoppers shopped. Moreover, the item stolen was not something sold to the customers. How did the appellate court rule on appeal? Click on the following link to find out.