Attention: Seattle parks and other city property is now officially gun free! Woo Hoo!
The mayor’s get-tough approach is especially reasonable in an urban setting. The man charged with shooting three people at the recent Northwest Folklife Festival had a concealed-handgun license when he arrived for an evening of fun and games. Prosecutors say he had a history of drug addiction and schizophrenia, which should have prevented him from obtaining such a permit.Washington’s system of screening applicants for concealed-weapons permits is full of loopholes