November 21, 2019 In the News

He Wrote ‘Kill All Women,’ but a Judge Returned His Guns

“Thanks to the state’s fledgling ‘red flag’ law meant to help prevent gun violence, police in Redmond won a temporary court order to seize Mr. Donnelly’s weapons from his home: three handguns and three rifles, including an AK-47-style rifle and its accompanying magazines. But a couple of weeks later, he returned to court with a lawyer, testified that his online posts were jokes meant only for his friends, and asked for his guns back. A judge agreed.”

Read the full story by Mike Baker in The New York Times.