Within minutes of attorney Tom Pickert's murder Wednesday morning at his Brookside home, his colleagues in a recent case started worrying about their own safety. One lawyer had assisted Pickert in an effort to secure assets from the defendant in a multi-million dollar civil case that Pickert and his partner had won in July.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Newsflash: White Lawyer Dudes Must Now Also Fear Kansas City Homicide Spike 2017
Newspaper coverage from the perspective of the hopelessly middle-class who seldom confront any real danger through the course of their lives . . . Which is great, but leads to articles like this where the threat of violence is somehow newsworthy despite the fact that most residents live with it every day. You decide: