"The standard of review focuses on the deference an appellate court afford to the decisions of District Court, jury or agency." These outlines are updated annually by court staff. Users are encouraged to read the cases and conduct their own research to determine if any changes have occurred.
This link leads to a PDF document that discusses the procedures for sealing criminal juvenile court records. It was written by staff at the Juvenile Court Department of King County Superior Court and also includes sample forms.
The MRJC Law Library will close for the day at 12pm on Friday, April 25th for staff training. The Seattle Law Library will be open regular hours (8am to 5pm).
Inmates with family support during incarceration are less likely to reoffend, according to the Washington Department of Corrections (DOC). One of the family support programs offered through the DOC allows for video visits with inmates at most facilities, at a cost of $12.95 for a thirty-minute visit. The Public Law Library of King...
This link leads to a guide written by the Northwest Justice project describing how to vacate misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor convictions. It is currently available in PDF and Word formats and includes instructions and blank forms.
As of March 1,2014, the Washington Courts website launched their new look at www.courts.wa.gov
While the website itself displays a more up-to-date look, all of the links and content remain the same.
One thing you will notice right away is the top level/global navigation on the front page. This new feature remains consistent throughout the entire website, making searching and navigating the...