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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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Case Law Updates Dec. 16, 2020- Jan. 5, 2021

Failure to Register- State v. Batson; Dependency/Family Defense/ICWA - In re the Dependency of A.L.K, Exoneration of Bail, State v Pacific NW Bail Bond, SSOSA - St. v. Pervez; Entrapment, Net Nanny - State v. Arboghast, Bench warr...

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Case Law Updates December 2-15, 2020

John Doe v. King County: Public Records Act (PRA); State v. Sanford: Double jeopardy; State v. Howard: sentencing/comparability; State v. Brake: bail jump/retroactivity; State v. Koeller: destruction of evidence/CrRLJ 8.3(b), reco...

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Case Law Updates November 18 – December 1, 2020

State v. Martinez: evidence; State v. Backstrom: youth in adult court/sentencing; In re Parentage of L.J.M.: parentage; In re Williams: PRP/COVID/cruel punishment; State v. I.A.S.: DNA/juvenile; State v. M.Y.G.: DNA/juvenile

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Case Law Updates November 4-17, 2020

St. v. Craven, Pros. Misconduct Closing Argument; St. v. Spaulding, SSOSA Eligibility; St v. Listoe, GR 37/Race and Jury Selection, VUCSA PWI/Sufficiency; St v. Kopp; Vacate/Felony ; In re McHatton, 71.09

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