Allan Parmelee, the Inmate Who Won't Shut Up

Seattle Weekly | July 7, 2008
Parmelee spends his days in a cell, carefully hand-printing lawsuits, motions, records requests, and legal appeals on a pad of lined paper. Known to fellow inmates as the "jailhouse attorney," he's filed dozens of lawsuits in state and federal courts.

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