SEATTLE TIMES: Washington parents do not have the legal right to hold wrongdoers accountable for the preventable, negligent death of an adult child who is not married or does not have children.
CROSSCUT: When is a life legally worthless in Washington State? The law has shifted on that over the years, but the question is timely. It is being raised in connection with the Seattle Ducks crash of 2015. That year, a Ride the Ducks vehicle smashed into a tour bus on the Aurora Bridge, killing five foreign students.