ABA Journal


578 ABA Journal Washington articles.

New Site Will Rate Lawyers

A Seattle-based startup company is launching a Web site to help consumers find lawyers.

The new company, Avvo, will rate listed lawyers on a 1-to-10 scale and post consumer comments,…

Wash. Ruling Limits Capital Factors

A Washington Supreme Court ruling could limit death penalty prosecutions in the state.

Yesterday the court limited the circumstances in which aggravating factors can be applied in murder cases, according…

Arguments Today in Civil Gideon Case

The Washington Supreme Court will hear an appeal today that contends an indigent divorce litigant who lost custody of her children was entitled to a free attorney.

Brenda Leone King…

Betting on Their Future

Flush With Casino Cash, American Indians Are Laying the Creative Legal Groundwork for New Ventures

When Clinical Trials Fail

Case Favoring Cancer Research Center May Be First of Many in Brave New World