Ask Dr. Notebook

Q. How is it possible that anyone--let alone the Jefferson County Attorney's Office--can be selling a video showing scenes from the Columbine massacre complete with a music score? Isn't that sick?

A. The wheels of justice take us all some strange places. The Littleton fire fighters who made the lengthy training video, which has been shown to more than 80 rescue teams in the U.S. and Canada, never intended for the material to be shown to the public. But last week a judge ordered the tapes released to the victims' families who are suing Jefferson County for mishandling the rescue....

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