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John Suthers not only one to blame for botching serial killer Scott Kimball's case, author says

Boulder District Attorney Stan Garnett's campaign against John Suthers for Colorado Attorney General is running ads arguing that Suthers let serial killer Scott Kimball remain free as an informant, while Garnett put him behind bars. Texas-based author Ed Coet, who's written a book inspired by Kimball, his second cousin, doesn't dispute that -- but he believes Garnett should be pointing the finger at others, too, including staffers at the Boulder District Attorney's Office.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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