I started writing this blog 5 years ago now. 5 years is a good amount of time. A lot can happen in 5 years. And a lot can NOT happen in 5 years. What has happened: Jace was convicted in a bench trial where he repeatedly said he did not believe the person he was … Continue reading It is what it is.
Half of us? That’s crazy!
For those of you who don't know me well, I can be outspoken (register shock). I've said, since this first happened to us, that LE made a mistake when they started including middle and upper income white families. I didn't say this to be racist, although my youngest will tell you I am. I said … Continue reading Half of us? That’s crazy!
Just read this phrase and loved it! How true it is! Pedo Panic has swept the nation! I've always thought of myself as a democrat with right-leaning tendencies. I have a problem with labels - can you tell?!? As a tree-hugging, underdog rooting, hand up not out, democrat I've done my community service. I don't … Continue reading Pedo Panic
Listening tonight to Aracely as a guest speaker, I was reminded of a point that many people who hear our stories get stuck on... The 'substantial step' Within the clause used in the state of Washington on the 'attempted' charges of Rape of a Minor is the need for the prosecution to prove a substantial … Continue reading Substantially speaking
I'm going to start with an update to Jace case. We are due in court in about 6 weeks. No clue if it will be pushed again or not, but a fellow advocate was finally able to connect the dots. We always knew Operation Underground Railroad is involved in turning proactive stings, which started out … Continue reading Shock,fight,despair. Repeat.