Luba Pekisheva

Citizen Journalist • Kendall • Member since Jul 19, 2013

Luba is a County resident. Among other things, she draws from several years of experiencing, and standing up to, abuses and absurdities found in the judicial branch of government.

Articles by Luba Pekisheva

Whatcom 3: County Judge Grant Rules Out Defense Evidence

By Luba PekishevaOn May 22, 2017

Ahead of the May 7, 2016 Trump rally in Lynden, the Whatcom 3, Neah Monteiro, Josefina Mora, and Thomas Kaplan, were arrested for forming an anti-Trump blockade on Meridian St that had blocked [...]

Subpoena of Ericksen’s police communications allowed by judge

By Luba PekishevaOn Apr 11, 2017

On April 6, 2017, District Court Judge David Grant permitted Attorney Larry Hildes to subpoena records of Doug Ericksen’s contacts with the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office, Washington State Patrol and [...]

Recent comments

"Relating To Decision To Arrest The Whatcom 3

May 24, 2017 on
Whatcom 3: County Judge Grant Rules Out Defense Evidence

"Was Judge Grant following the law when he “ruled out [possibly exculpatory] defense evidence”? Everyone that knows me knows I’m not shy when it comes to calling judges out [...]

May 24, 2017 on
Whatcom 3: County Judge Grant Rules Out Defense Evidence

"Thank you for shining a light on the danger of EMR towers, this insane project is a real outrage. As nervous as leaving these decisions at the mercy of fallible [...]

Jul 15, 2015 on
Electromagnetic Radiation: Who's Looking Out for You?

"Bob, what the young man’s name, so I can research his case when I can? The County does learn, but not enough to stop their dirty business-as-usual. Only a [...]

Jul 09, 2015 on
County prosecutor plays cruel games

"Amen, brother. Another important point, I continue to see overlooked, is that how can we be sure that only criminals, be they violent or not, are, and will be kept [...]

Jun 28, 2015 on
Proposed New County Lockup - Financial Analysis