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Case Law Updates July 8 – 21, 2020

State v. Jackson: shackling/due process, shackling/harmless error; State v. Smith: pro se defendant; In re McHatton: 71.09/appeal; State v. D.R.C.: harassment/First Amendment

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Case Law Updates June 17 – July 7, 2020

Davison v. State: indigent defense; State v. Case: credibility/relevance, right to confront/right to present a defense, DV expert testimony; Seattle v. Long: Homestead Act, Eighth Amendment; State v. Rawley: exigent circumstances/...

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Case Law Updates June 3-16, 2020

In re D.H.: family defense/dependency; State v. Gearhard: Privacy Act; State v. Murry: scientific evidence/Frye, charging document/information/sufficiency; State v. Spokane District Court: necessity defense; State v. Martin: Terry...

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Case Law Updates May 20-June 2, 2020

family defense/dependency: In re D.H.; mandatory joinder/ineffective assistance, obstructing: State v. Canfield; forgery/sufficiency, jury instructions: State v. Smith

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Case Law Updates April 22 – May 19, 2020

statement/Miranda/custody: State v. Escalante; sentencing/washout: State v. Haggard; right to be present: State v. Davis; theft of a motor vehicle: State v. Van Wolvelaere; impound of vehicle: Seattle v. Long; immigration evidence...

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Case Law Updates April 8-21, 2020

juror compensation: Rocha v. King County; sentencing/drug laws: State v. Cyr; failure to register: State v. Cathers; search and seizure/traffic stop, felony DUI/bifurcated trial: State v. Tysyachuk; video testimony/confrontation: ...

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Case Law Updates March 18 – April 7, 2020

duress/aggravated murder: State v. Whittaker; right to testify, double jeopardy/merger, community custody: State v. Lee; recusal: In re A.N.G.; jury selection/GR 37/appeal, jury selection/GR 37: State v. Omar; dependency/appeal, d...

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Case Law Updates March 4-17, 2020

ER 609/prior convictions: State v. Jones; preserving issue for appeal, DUI/expert opinion, DUI/opinion testimony, appeal/harmless error: Seattle v. Levesque; prior bad act evidence, impeachment, rebuttal evidence: State v. Riley

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Case Law Updates February 19 – March 3, 2020

appeal/manifest constitutional error, self defense/first aggressor: State v. Grott; jurisdiction, double jeopardy: State v. Karpov; information/sufficiency: State v. Hugdahl; post conviction/appeal: Phongmanivan v. Haynes; objecti...

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Case Law Updates Feb. 5- 18, 2020

St. v. Yishmael – Unlawful Practice of Law; In re SMM -Dependency/GAL; St v. Quijas – Racial Bias/Fair Trial/Decline; St v. Heutink – Felony stalking, LFOs; St. v. Fairley – Search of Cell Phone; St. v. AK-...

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