It seemed like a slam dunk.
Since by Mr. Karr's own admission he's obsessed with the violent sexualized death of a child and he generally seemed obsessed with young children, this man isn't someone who should be dismissed as a harmless crackpot. That was one of the reasons the Boulder DA decided bring him back to the US.
But the easy conviction doesn't look so easy now that the prosecutors in California offered him a plea deal on the same day they admitted they had lost the computer containing child pornography. They have copies of the images but likely because of that lost evidence Mr. Karr's attorney rejected the plea deal.
If this were someone who only sexualized young children this case would be disturbing to me but when you add in an obsession with the JonBenet Ramsey murder case and his embracing of notoriety, I believe this man is more than disturbing.
He's a real danger.
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