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Nov 18 wl commented on How King County Public Defenders Avoided Harmful Budget Cuts—For Now.
Not really good, just not immediately awful.
Nov 17 wl commented on Holding Three Simultaneous Death Penalty Trials in King County Is Unprecedented—and Hugely Expensive.
Gary Ridgeway is a pretty good example of what's wrong with the death penalty. He is unquestionably one of the worst murders in the last century in our state. He was also unquestionably guilty. But because he was guilty and had so many victims, he was able to bargain and get a sentence of life without parole. If he wasn't guilty he would not have had the leverage. He also needed the high number of unidentified victims.

If he doesn't qualify for the death penalty, then who does?

People who argue for fast track executions are forgetting that we have a constitution, and rights to adequate defense.

If you think the death penalty is a deterrent look at Texas. It has both the highest execution rate and highest murder rate in the country.

Nov 15 wl commented on About That "Save Paseo" Kickstarter....
I took a look at the WA Secretary of State and WA department of revenue. At this point there is no such entity as Savvy Orders in the database. Smells like a con.
Nov 14 wl commented on Who Makes Seattle’s Best Sandwich Now?.
Martino's is my current favorite.
Nov 13 wl commented on King County’s Proposed Cuts to Department of Public Defense Threatens a Crucial Safety Net.
A Federal Court in Seattle has recently found nearby public defenders offices unconstitutionally underfunded. Is King county next?…
Oct 24 wl commented on Shooting at Pilchuck High School in Marysville; Two Reported Dead.
@24 thanks for pointing out the stupidity of that pedantic argument. I bet he doesn't get it.
Oct 22 wl commented on Coordinated Terror Attacks in Ottawa.
@4 so compare, how often in Canada vs. US.
Sep 26 wl commented on Budget Party! Seattle Is Doing Okay, King County Is a Bloodbath, and Why the Future Might Not Suck.
@9 fuck you. I am currently under-employed getting by with a string of moderate temp jobs. I have a long history of high level employment and a decent education. I know many others with similar qualifications and age who are chronically under employed. People like me are passed over for entry level jobs, and too many of us for the mid-level jobs out there.
Sep 25 wl commented on Boring Report: Man with Little Blue Umbrella Is Killing It.
Echo #9, construction workers in clean, shiny white hard hats say place concrete, the workers who actually build things say pour.

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