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Judge dismisses suit seeking Kurt Cobain death-scene photos

SEATTLE A King County judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a man who had sued for the release of graphic photos and other police records from the 1994 death of Kurt Cobain. Richard Lee, who runs a public-access show called "Now See It Person To Person: Kurt Cobain Was Murdered," had sued the city and the Seattle Police Department for the release of records and photos under the state Public Records Act. On Friday, Superior Court Judge Theresa Doyle dismissed Lee's lawsuit with prejudice due to procedural missteps. The judge ruled Lee had improperly served his lawsuit to the city, and failed to give the city an appropriate amount of time to respond to his public records...