City tries to bankrupt business with parking ticket debt that wasn’t even theirs

| December 9 2013
Christopher Cook

This is what arbitrary bureaucratic tyranny looks like.

David Petrich owns the Farm Boat, a floating farmers market in Seattle. He faced losing this business when the City of Seattle came after him for $8,000 in parking ticket debt that did not belong to him. The Freedom Foundation’s intern, Conner Edwards, stepped in to help Dave save this beloved enterprise. With our help, Dave was able to fight City Hall…and win.