Photo Stories: This is No Joke: This is No Joke – Dad

At Jordan's sentencing in a King County courtroom, stepfather Tim Miller, who has raised Jordan since he was 5, pleads with the judge for leniency, even as he continues to mourn the death of his own son. “In a very real, tangible way, when this court sentences Jordan, it will be sentencing every member of our family.” He feared the softhearted boy would return to the family as a hardened man after years spent in adult prison.    © Karen Ducey/Seattle PI
This is No Joke – Dad

At Jordan's sentencing in a King County courtroom, stepfather Tim Miller, who has raised Jordan since he was 5, pleads with the judge for leniency, even as he continues to mourn the death of his own son. “In a very real, tangible way, when this court sentences Jordan, it will be sentencing every member of our family.” He feared the softhearted boy would return to the family as a hardened man after years spent in adult prison. © Karen Ducey/Seattle PI