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By The Associated Press The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The family of light-rail train stabbing victim Taliesin Namkai-Meche has filed a $10.1 million lawsuit against TriMet and the Portland Police Bureau for failing to arrest and ban Jeremy Christian from the system before Namkai-Meche and another passenger were killed.Read more here.

July 2, 2019 tnac5189 No comments exist

Deadly Amtrak train crashes point to a deeper problem with America’s railroad system. By Jon Talton Special to The Seattle Times From the Dec. 18th derailment of Amtrak Cascades 501 to the South Carolina collision between Amtrak’s Silver Star and a standing freight train earlier this month, train safety has assumed a prominent spot in…