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Case Law Updates May 5-18, 2021

State v. Knapp: jury instructions/rape; State v. Edgar: physical control/safely off the roadway; State v. Peters: information/promoting prostitution, promoting prostitution/sufficiency, First Amendment, vagueness; State v. Derri: ...

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Case Law Updates April 21-May 4, 2021

State v. Towessnute: past racial injustice; In re McHatton: 71.09; State v. Molina: ineffective assistance of counsel, prosecutorial misconduct; State v. Davis: statute of limitations; State v. Walker: speedy trial; State v. Carba...

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Case Law Updates April 7-20, 2021

In re E.M.: family defense/dependency; State v. D.L.: juvenile court sentencing/due process; State v. M.S.: juvenile court sentencing/due process; State v. Hancock: double jeopardy, competency of child witness; State v. S.D.H.: ju...

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Case Law Updates March 17 – April 6, 2021

State v. Orn: confrontation/right to present a defense, rules of evidence, to-convict instruction; Pimentel v. King County Judges: bail/writ; State v. Coryell: lesser included offense instruction; Burton v. Spokane: rights of crim...

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Case Law Updates March 3-16, 2021

In re Monschke: youth/young adult; Flyn v. Pierce County: legal malpractice; State v. Jallow: animal cruelty/sufficiency, animal cruelty/to-convict instruction, animal cruelty/alternative means; State v. Mireles: cyberstalking/ove...

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Case Law Updates February 17 – March 2, 2021

State v. Blake: VUCSA/due process; State v. Waller: appeal; In re M.L.H.: Involuntary Treatment Act (ITA); Bass v. City of Edmonds: firearm storage/preemption; State v. Peters: information/sufficiency, promoting prostitution, Firs...

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State v. Blake (2.25.2025)

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Case Law Updates February 4-16, 2021

State v. Numrich: general-specific rule, amendment of charges, sanctions; In re Fowler: PRP/equitable tolling; In re Brooks: juveniles in adult court; State v. Sanjurjo-Bloom: ER 701/lay opinion evidence; limiting instruction; Cit...

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Case Law Updates January 20- February 3, 2021

In re Garcia Mendoza: post-conviction/mixed petition/grounds for relief; State v. Pratt: SSOSA; State v. Gaines: LFOs; State v. Starr: LFOs

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Case Law Updates January 6-19, 2021

State v. Burke: Confrontation Clause, hearsay

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