Seattle police arrested eight runners in a sting on marijuana delivery services this month.
Seattle police arrested eight "runners" in a sting on marijuana delivery services this month. ROBERT ULLMAN

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King County Prosecutor Thinks Seattle's Crackdown on Pot Delivery is Bullshit: Or at least not worth felony charges. Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole wants felony charges against delivery suspects caught in a recent city sting, but King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg refuses, Bob Young reports. "Satterberg said he wasn’t aware of the city’s new strategy. More important, he said, the stings targeted the 'lowest level employees.' He wrote in an April 12 letter that felony charges were 'unwarranted, disproportionate to the harm caused, and would have little or no impact on the larger delivery business in Washington.'"

Speaking of Cannabis in King County: King County just passed a temporary moratorium on new marijuana businesses in unincorporated areas of the county—with no public notice.

Trump and Clinton Win: I guess we're doing this. Donald Trump swept five states last night; Clinton won four, making both of them more likely to secure their parties' nominations. He's already claiming she's only winning because she's playing "the women's card."

A Woman Died After Falling Onto I-5 from an Overpass Yesterday: "Around 8:15 AM, Seattle Police responded to a report that a woman had fallen or jumped from the overpass," Capitol Hill Seattle Blog reports. "A driver witnessed the incident and a purse was found on the sidewalk above the scene, according to police radio dispatches."

For a few weeks, writes Angela Garbes, that embryo the size of a pea suddenly felt like an unfathomably large black hole into which, at moments, my sanity was at risk of being sucked.
"For a few weeks," writes Angela Garbes, "that embryo the size of a pea suddenly felt like an unfathomably large black hole into which, at moments, my sanity was at risk of being sucked." LILY PADULA

The Rest of Morning News Can Wait. You Need to Read this Piece by Angela Garbes Right Now: "What I Gained from Having a Miscarriage." You will learn a lot and you will probably cry. I'll meet you back here when you're done.

You're Back? OK. A Jury Deadlocked on Most of the Charges Against State Auditor Troy Kelley: Austin Jenkins has a comprehensive rundown here. Jenkins reports that the jury foreman said after the trail, "The whole 'stolen money' was really hard for us. It was hard to establish that it was actually stolen—we were split to that."

The Results of an Independent Investigation Are Not Good for Bellevue High School Football: The report details how the school spent years violating state rules and the head coach “directed and encouraged” players to take classes at a private alternative school one player called a "joke."

Natural or Spray Tans, Yes; Too Much Makeup, No: Those are just a couple of the "dos and don'ts" offered by the University of Washington in a gross infographic about tryouts for the school's cheerleading team. The school later took down the advice.

Mayor Ed Murrays staff says inclusionary zoning could create 3,700 affordable units, but fewer than half of those are expected to be in market-rate buildings.
Mayor Ed Murray's staff says inclusionary zoning could create 3,700 affordable units, but fewer than half of those are expected to be in market-rate buildings. City of Seattle

Are Mayor Ed Murray's Affordable Housing Policies Going to Live Up to His Promises? In promoting inclusionary zoning, Murray has promised that the policy will help reverse "economic apartheid" in Seattle by requiring developers in pricey neighborhoods like South Lake Union to set aside affordable units in their new buildings. But a rule allowing developers to pay a fee instead makes that less likely. In fact, more than half of the units created by the program are expected to be built off-site by nonprofits using developer fees.

Four More Tacoma Schools Show High Lead Levels: That's on top of two others recently revealed. Officials are still trying to figure out why nobody shared the results when they were found last year.

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Police Are Searching for the Victim of a Capitol Hill Shooting: Police took one person into custody yesterday after a shooting at Broadway and Pike, but couldn't find a victim.

Black Lives Matter Activist Loses Bid for Mayor of Baltimore: DeRay Mckesson, who launched a long-shot bid for mayor in February, won 3,008 votes with 95 percent of results counted, reports the Baltimore Sun. "While we did not win tonight, what we did was very important, and I want you to be as proud of our work together as I am," Mckesson told supporters. "We did something very special, and it sets the table for what else is possible."