Pre Crime: Why are we so confident that we can prevent acts of terrible violence?

On September 15, 2014, Posted by , In Criminal Law, By ,, , With No Comments

(Jonathan Simon)¬†As politicians and officials in Washington (state) and Arkansas battle over who should have stopped Maurice Clemmons before he apparently shot to death four Washington state police officers outside a strip mall coffee shop near Tacoma last weekend before being shot dead by Seattle police, we can observe a…