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Note to Seattle: If You Want Less of Something, Tax it

Note to Seattle: If You Want Less of Something, Tax it

  by Thomas L. Knapp What’s the best way to help the homeless? While there are lots of reasons for homelessness in America, ranging from mental illness to the use of e.g. “sex offender registries” to put certain areas off-limits to certain people, poverty likely places high on the list — and a major cause […]

Winning in Seattle: Judge blasts “first in time” landlord mandate

Winning in Seattle: Judge blasts “first in time” landlord mandate

A King County Superior Judge today handed down a win for all Seattle landlords, restoring their freedom to choose their own tenants. The decision stemmed from a lawsuit filed by several small-scale landlords whose rights were threatened by the city’s new “first in time” (FIT) rule. The rule forced landlords to rent their property to […]

Seattle homeowners sue over being forced to help fill candidates’ coffers

Seattle homeowners sue over being forced to help fill candidates’ coffers

Seattle’s new “democracy voucher” program flouts the First Amendment by forcing property owners, through a new tax, to subsidize other people’s political campaign donations and fund candidates not of their choosing. So contends a lawsuit challenging the program, filed today in King County Superior Court by Pacific Legal Foundation.  PLF represents two of the thousands […]

Muslim Arrested in #CascadeMall Jihad Shooting: Arcan Cetin Murdered 4 Women Shouting…

Muslim Arrested in #CascadeMall Jihad Shooting: Arcan Cetin Murdered 4 Women Shouting…

By Pamela Geller

Elementary School Forced To Host After-School Satan Club

Elementary School Forced To Host After-School Satan Club

An elementary school is being forced to host what’s been dubbed an after-school Satan club, after a lawyer advised the school district it would lose a lawsuit if the club is denied. The Satanic Temple is applying for an after-school spot, after it found a Good News Bible Club hosted meetings, reports the Skagit Valley […]