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Rayco trial result is a disappointment

...Ray Coxe not liable for the death of 26-year-old Simone Kim, who was shot and killed in 2006 by a meth-addicted...the man who used the gun he obtained from Coxe to kill Simone Kim.I am extremely disappointed that the Alaska jury in...
Gun shop owner denies responsibility

...2006 shooting of 26-year-old Simone Kim. "And we just accepted that, and...lawsuit."You never thought after Simone Kim was killed, maybe I could have done...who is representing the family of Simone Kim alongside local attorney Mark Choate...
Gun store owner: 'I don't sell guns illegally'

...the jury. "That is the question the family of Simone Kim has been asking for almost nine years."Coxe's...and that was a big majority of these guns."Simone Kim's familyThe family of Simone Kim watched from the back of the courtroom as Coxe...
As gun shop trial goes to jury, attorneys get in their final shots

...But more importantly here, because of what he did, Simone Kim is dead."Anthony Sholty, Coxe's attorney, shot...He asked the jury to imagine Jason Coday walking up to Simone Kim outside Fred Meyer without a gun. He said Coday would...
Witnesses to 9-year-old murder testify in court

...felony charges in Nevada. He stood trial in Juneau, was convicted of murder and is serving life in prison.Chucha Kim, Simone Kim's mother who immigrated to Anchorage from Korea with her family in 1984, broke down in tears on the witness stand trying...
Jury orders murderer to pay victim's family

...Rayco Sales on Aug. 2, 2006, and used it to shoot Simone Kim two days later outside the Juneau Fred Meyer. It was...said he appreciated the jury acknowledging the value of Simone Kim's life and the impact Kim's death had on his family...
Jury finds Ray Coxe not responsible for murder

...maintained Coday stole the gun, and he re-iterated that in an interview."I'm very sorry about the tragic death of Simone Kim; my deepest sympathies go out to the family," Coxe said following the verdict announcement. "I, you could say...
Former Rayco Sales employees testify in gun trial

...a rifle and used it to kill a man outside the Juneau Fred Meyer two days later.The family of slain 26-year-old Simone Kim believe Coxe illegally sold Jason Coday a gun because Coday would have failed a background check if he tried to buy one...
Empire Editorial: Rayco jury's decision was the right call owner Ray Coxe did not illegally sell a fugitive a weapon he later used to murder a visiting Anchorage man named Simone Kim.It was the correct decision. It also isn't the whole story. According to federal law, Coxe was a terrible business...

Simone Kim, a painting contractor, was discussing tree-trimming with landscapers when he was killed in 2006. A story on A1 Monday incorrectly implied he was a landscaper. Sound off on the important issues at


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