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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: Livingston, an 81-year-old university trustee who’d been involved in a hit-and-run months earlier, plowed over thirteen-year-old Cole Sukle. He soon lost his life, as did she in a case that raises the question of how best to deal with elderly drivers. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Danny Ledonne designed the Columbine game years ago — but after he was prohibited from visiting the campus in the wake of criticizing the administration over low salaries, it was brought up again as justification for his banishment. Here’s why the tactic didn’t work. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The guards, many of them longtime veterans, say their superiors tend to shrug off the constant harassment they suffer, including comments such as “I’m going to ass-rape you with no lube” and “Your Dad raped you when you were young, that’s why you are such a bitch.” Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Owens was one of two men sentenced to death for the 2005 slaying of a man who was set to testify in another murder trial — a crime that also killed the victim’s girlfriend. But the sudden removal of a judge who’d been on the case for a decade over a technicality has suddenly thrown the process into turmoil. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A political consultant who frequently appears as a commentator on Fox News was in his office when he spotted a man with a length of PVC pipe brandishing the weapon at passersby. The video he captured of these incidents caused a sensation. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Ronquillo was a car thief who was killed after arriving at the funeral of a dead friend. The district attorney deemed the incident justified, but a lawsuit maintains that Ronquillo was assaulted by officers before he was able to give himself up, after which he was shot for simply trying to get away from the attack. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Over a three-day period, a lawsuit says Tabor slowly deteriorated under a treatment regiment that largely consisted of Gatorade. The suit maintains that he begged for an IV that would have saved his life, but the nurses ignored him, and he never saw a doctor. Westword has the story.