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The state of Washington's Court System includes Washington Municipal Courts, which hear misdemeanor and traffic violation cases, and District Courts, which hear some civil cases as well as small claims cases, at its lowest level. Washington's Superior Courts, of which there are 39, comprise the next level of the Washington court system, and hear a variety of civil cases including those related to real property, probate and estates, and mental health matters, as well as domestic relations and juvenile cases. The Washington appellate court system consists of its Court of Appeals and the Washington Supreme Court. Information regarding how to obtain a variety of types of Washington public records can be found on the Washington Courts website at http://www.courts.wa.gov/newsinfo/publication/?fa=newsinfo_publication.recordsRequest. To obtain copies of Washington court records, you will need to contact the appropriate Washington court. Most court documents are considered public record (except records in most juvenile cases,) but each court sets its own policy regarding how to obtain these Washington court public records. A directory of all Washington State Courts can be found at http://www.courts.wa.gov/court_dir/courtdirectory.pdf.
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29, Nov 2014 - Yakima, WA Is Gov. Jay Inslee an absentee governor or a patient strategist?
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21, Oct 2014 - Fannie and Freddie Shareholders Strike Back -- Overheard
A Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shareholder suing the government filed a brief in federal court in Iowa Monday arguing a federal judge in Washington reached the wrong decision when he dismissed a similar case last month. Monday’s filing marks the first time lawyers for plaintiffs in various Fannie and Freddie lawsuits have responded in detail to Judge Royce C. Lamberth’s decision. The Iowa case was ...
12, Oct 2014 - Holder resigning: Attorney general backed rights
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation's laws, announced his resignation Thursday after leading the Justice Department since the first days of President Barack Obama's term. He is the fourth-longest-serving attorney general in U.S. history.
12, Oct 2014 - Douglas, WA Muslim inmate's right to keep short beard seems to unite Supreme Court often split on religion
Attorney Douglas Laycock, center, speaks with reporters after his argument before the Supreme Court on behalf of an Arkansas prison inmate who says his Muslim beliefs that require him to grow a beard are being violated by prison rules that prevent beards, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Washington.
12, Oct 2014 - Mason, WA White House intruder was armed with knife: officials
By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Texas man arrested on Friday for charging at the White House was armed with a knife when he climbed a fence and made it into the executive mansion after President Barack Obama had departed, the U.S. Attorney's Office said on Saturday. Previously, the U.S. Secret Service had said Omar Gonzalez, 42, had been unarmed. Gonzalez was charged with unlawfully ...
12, Oct 2014 - KRENGEL
Public Notice (Official Publication) SUMMONS STATE OF MINNESOTA DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF WASHINGTON TENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Court File No: 82-CV-14-4396 Case Type: Contract/Other Civil Donna McComb, Plaintiff, v. Kris David Krengel; ABC Corporation; XYZ Partnership; John Doe and Mary Roe, Defendants. THIS SUMMONS IS DIRECTED TO DEFENDANTS ABOVE-NAMED: 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff [...]
12, Oct 2014 - Judge was wrong to force son of battered mom to take father's name, Oregon Appeals Court rules
The Oregon Court of Appeals reversed a Washington County Circuit judge's decision.
12, Oct 2014 - Doctor says Gitmo practices ill-advised
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is applying ill-advised procedures as a form of punishment for hunger strikers at Guantanamo Bay prison, a medical doctor told a federal court Tuesday.
12, Oct 2014 - Tacoma, WA Wrongful-death lawsuit over Susan Powell's children postponed
Trial will not begin Sept. 29, as scheduled, in a wrongful death suit brought against the Washington state Department of Social and Health Services by Susan Powell's parents in connection with the deaths of Charlie and Braden Powell. The trial has be...
12, Oct 2014 - Tacoma, WA Federal judge: ‘South Hill rapist’ will not get new trial
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12, Oct 2014 - California Federal Court Permanently Bans Glenn Kane Jackson and Highlands Capital Management from
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12, Oct 2014 - Woman gets 6 ½ years for fatal hit-and-run
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman convicted of voluntary manslaughter in a 2010 hit-and-run crash has been sentenced to 6 ½ years in prison. Thirty-four-year-old Jorida Davidson of Chevy Chase, Maryland, was sentenced Friday in D.C. Superior Court.
12, Oct 2014 - Seattle, WA Inquest ordered into police shooting by state troopers | King County Executive
King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the fatal shooting of Jonathan Whitehead by Washington State Patrol troopers on June 16, 201
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