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Daily Archives: May 30th, 2012

Latest tragedy in Seattle a sad reminder: Guns don’t kill people, people with guns kill people

Excerpt: Another late spring day has come and gone, and with it, the lives of more innocent Washingtonians have been blotted out, cruelly cut short by gunfire: A man who killed four people in a bloody shooting spree at two Seattle locations ended an intense manhunt by turning the gun on himself as officers closed in […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Civil Liberties, Core Encyclopedia Topics, Public Planning
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BREAKING: Tim Eyman’s I-1053 has *finally* been struck down as unconstitutional!

Excerpt: Joyous news to report out of the King County Courthouse this morning: Superior Court Judge Bruce Heller has just ruled that Tim Eyman’s I-1053 – the third in a series of initiatives undemocratically requiring two-thirds votes of both houses of the Legislature to raise revenue – is unconstitutional on multiple grounds. The ruling, which Rob […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Breaking News, Litigation
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