Shocked and appalled |

Shocked and appalled

Dear Editor:As a lifelong resident of Aspen, I knew Hunter Thompson over 30 years, having first met while working on his campaign for Sheriff in 1969. I’m shocked and appalled by the recent vicious and public attacks by Anita Nicole Smith Thompson against Deborah Fuller and Montgomery Chitty, two of Hunter’s closest friends for decades. Other than jealousy and greed on Anita’s part, I’ve no idea why she claims the sole authority to rewrite the history and legacy of Hunter Thompson. Maybe Anita can explain why both she and Hunter had each retained divorce lawyers just weeks before his suicide.Stacy MinerAspen

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