By David Reichert
The riveting own account of 1 sheriffs epic hunt for America's so much heinous serial killer. For 8 years, Sheriff David Reichert dedicated days and nights to taking pictures the fairway River Killer--the such a lot infamous serial killer in American historical past. He used to be the 1st detective at the case in 1982 and doggedly pursued it because the physique count number climbed to forty nine and it turned the main notorious unsolved case within the kingdom. Frantically following all leads, at the same time extra our bodies surfaced close to the river outdoor Seattle, Sheriff Reichert befriended the sufferers households, publicly challenged the killer, and risked his personal safety--and the persistence and love of his family--before he chanced on his madman. yet Reicherts hunt didnt finish while he ultimately cornered a truck painter named Gary Ridgway. it might be yet one more eleven haunting years prior to forensic technological know-how may possibly end up Ridgways guilt past a shadow of a doubt. CHASING THE satan is the gripping firsthand account of Reicherts relentless pursuit--a 21-year odyssey packed with near-misses and startling revelations. advised in brilliant element by means of the fellow who is familiar with the full story--the guy who has stared into the eyes of absolute evil--this is a page-turning real-life suspense tale of unprecedented heroism.
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Bush met Noriega in Washington in December 1976. He denied it at first, then acknowledged the meeting took place, 28 CRIMES OF A PRESIDENT but, in what has become somewhat of a George Bush trademark, remembers nothing of what transpired. Other guests at the lunch say it was the third meeting between the two since Bush became CIA director. Although CIA Director (under Jimmy Carter) Stansfield Turner took Noriega off the payroll of the CIA, by 1981 he was back on. In December 1983 Bush flew to Panama to meet with Noriega.
Case dismissed. Thus the superiors of those charged with the crimes decide what the court will hear as evidence. The courts, in a sense, were hijacked by the White House. The tactic worked like a charm. S. District Court Judge Gerhard Gesell to drop the most serious charges against North of conspiracy and theft of government property. Walsh cited as his reasons: "A continuing problem in the case has been the protection of national-security information in light of this defendant's insistence on disclosing large quantities of such information at trial" (Time, January 16th, 1989).