It was just by chance that my appointment was scheduled for Thursday, October 13 and not Wednesday, October 12, the day eight people were killed at Salon Meritage.
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Scott Evans Dekraai pleaded not guilty this morning in the shooting deaths of eight people at Salon Meritage in Seal Beach last month.
My salon -- Salon Meritage -- was a sunny, cheerful, busy place, but it's no more. At least for now. On October 12, 2011, the worst massacre in Orange County's history occurred there.
Psychotic people may act impulsively, but that is very different from the meticulously planned acts of violence of Jared Loughner, Anders Breivik, and most recently Dekraai, the accused gunmen in last week's shooting in Seal Beach.
If media reports are true, Scott Dekraai had bipolar disorder, a history of violence, wouldn't stay on treatment, and was a perfect candidate for Laura's Law.
Raw emotions burst forth Friday when accused mass murderer Scott Evans Dekraai made his first court appearance on charges of gunning do...
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