553 ABA Journal Washington articles.
A judge in Washington state was arrested at the courthouse Wednesday and charged with second-degree rape for the alleged sexual assault of a courthouse employee.
Judge Scott Gallina of Asotin…
Apr 12, 2019 1:22 PM CDT
Parents and school districts have been suing over school funding, using state-mandated performance standards to argue that states aren’t living up to their end of the bargain—and they’re winning.
Apr 1, 2019 1:40 AM CDT
Nearly three dozen lawsuits have been filed against Boeing since its 737 Max 8 aircraft operated by Lion Air crashed in Indonesia on Oct. 29, killing all 189 people aboard.…
Mar 14, 2019 2:53 PM CDT
A drug court defendant in Washington state is entitled to a new sentencing hearing because the judge showed “personal animosity,” a state appeals court has ruled.
Snohomish County Superior Court…
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A judge was alarmed Friday when a camera above the jury box in a San Juan County, Washington, courtroom began panning, tilting and zooming in on the jury box and…
Feb 7, 2019 10:17 AM CST
A lawyer who practiced law in Portland, Oregon, was sentenced to 18 months in prison on Wednesday for firing shots into the office of another lawyer.
The lawyer, Erik Graeff,…
Jan 25, 2019 9:32 AM CSTcontroversial tool to hold police accountable: blacklisting cops who she says are too untrustworthy to testify in court.
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Corrected: The former president of the Washington State Bar Association has been charged with stealing about $16,000 from the bar and her two former Spokane-area law firms.
Robin Haynes, 40,…
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A federal appeals court has allowed an activist to pursue his First Amendment challenge to Washington state’s cyberstalking law.
The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the…
Sep 11, 2018 12:55 PM CDT