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Guest Opinion

Court Decision Clarifies McCleary

Today's dramatic decision shouldn't come as surprise.

  • By David Frockt
  • Published 08/13/2015


Slide Show: QLaw’s 10th Annual Banquet

  • Published 04/10/2015

State Supreme Court

Supreme Court Decision on Religious Freedom: Lefty Advocates Say They're "Pleased"

As the Washington state Supreme Court rules that employers are obligated to accommodate employees' religious practices, the reproductive rights group Legal Voice says they support the decision.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 05/23/2014

This Washington

Another Jolt: State Supreme Court to Rule on Two-Thirds Law Tomorrow

Is the voter-approved rule requiring a two-thirds vote of the legislature to raise taxes constitutional? Court set to rule.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/27/2013


LawNerd: The Current Docket at the State Supreme Court

PubliCola's LawNerd looks at a few big deal cases currently on the docket in the state's highest court.

  • By David A. Perez
  • Published 11/05/2012

This Washington

KC Superior Court Judge to Run for Supreme Court

King County Superior Court judge Bruce Hilyer joins the race to fill retiring state supreme court justice Tom Chambers' seat.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/13/2012


PubliCola Picks Stan Rumbaugh for State Supreme Court Position 1

Trial attorney Stan Rumbaugh would be a welcome, progressive alternative to Justice Jim Johnson, a conservative judge whose most enduring legacy on the court was a ruling upholding the state's ban on gay marriage.

  • By PublicolaPicks
  • Published 07/28/2010


PubliCola Picks Charlie Wiggins for State Supreme Court Position 6

Behind Richard Sanders' libertarian streak—for marijuana use, for gun rights, and for strict penalties against officials who violate public disclosure laws—are some standard-issue hard-right positions that contradict his fight for personal freedom.

  • By PublicolaPicks
  • Published 07/28/2010
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