Seaton: Hey Seaton, where’s that lawsuit you threatened?

When a state senator accused The Sentinel of being fake news, he was deliberately attempting to delegitimize a credible news source in order to avoid being held accountable by it. I have consulted outside counsel about the claim, and the merits remain sound. That said, there are some non-merits-related issues that give me pause.

Arrest in Fort Collins’ Old Town fans body camera debate

Fort Collins police say that officers’ body-mounted cameras captured at least two different perspectives from the now-viral arrest of 22-year-old Michaella Surat. The footage captured could provide context of the minutes leading up to Surat’s arrest, but it remains under wraps, even as the officer involved has been placed on leave pending an investigation into his use of force.