Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Gebers seriously injured a state trooper and killed a cadet training to join the service. He was charged with murder because prosecutors said he’d fled a traffic stop and was en route to a drug deal when the crash occurred. Going for a murder conviction under such circumstances may have seemed like an overreach, but that’s not the way it turned out. Westword has the story.
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Woodward is a controversial figure in the JonBenet case — the reporter given the most access to the family in the weeks and months after the killing. Now, with the cooperation of father John Ramsey, she’s come forward with a book that aims to put all the facts on the table, including some that have been newly unearthed. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A judge ruled that Sisco, the operator of a controversial “medical detox” center, was in contempt of court for continuing to refer to herself as a doctor and administer IVs containing her proprietary blend of amino-acid injections, despite an injunction prohibiting her from practicing medicine. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: In interviews prior to his arrest for marijuana-related crimes and meth possession, Vanover talked about being sickened by a meth-lab raid during his police days — and how the DEA taught him how to make the stuff. Talk about breaking bad. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Marshall, who’s gotten nationwide coverage for his decision to take a knee during the playing of the National Anthem at games in which he’s playing, told a story about being rousted by cops in Miami that spurred speculation that it was made up out of whole cloth. But the tale turns out to be more complicated than that. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Moya and the officer got into a gun battle during which each of them were shot multiple times. Both survived — the officer because of a ballistic vest, Moya due to the shots striking him in non-fatal areas. But now, he’s paying the price. Westword has the story.