MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2015
THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
FRIDAY, APRIL 10, 2015
Fri., April 10, 2015, 4:59 p.m.
The former sixth-grade teacher imprisoned for raping a student she later married wants to teach again.
THURSDAY, APRIL 9, 2015
THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2015
FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2015
Fri., March 13, 2015, 10:59 a.m.
An Atlanta bar has dropped its copyright lawsuit against the now-closed Spokane Downtown Daiquiri Factory in federal court. The Spokane bar's owner is also fighting his eviction in the Washington Courts of Appeal.
TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2015
Tue., March 10, 2015, 12:53 p.m.
U.S. District Court Judge Thomas O. Rice rules Tuesday Rhonda Firestack-Harvey, Rolland Gregg and Michelle Gregg may remain out of jail ahead of a sentencing hearing scheduled for June 10.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2015
Wed., March 4, 2015, 3:21 p.m.
Making good on a promise delivered yesterday in U.S. District Court, Assistant U.S. Attorney Caitlin Baunsgard filed a motion today requesting Rhonda Lee Firestack-Harvey, Rolland Gregg and Michelle Gregg be jailed pending their sentencing on drug charges.
TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2015
Tue., March 3, 2015, 10:52 a.m.
An Ephrata man successfully appealed conviction on child pornography charges by telling Washington appellate court judges the search of his computer did not follow the law.
THURSDAY, FEB. 26, 2015
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015, 10:31 a.m.
An attorney for the family of Antonio Zambrano-Montes, the man shot dead by Pasco police Feb. 10, says an independent autopsy rebuts claims by investigators that Zambrano-Montes was not shot in the back.
TUESDAY, FEB. 24, 2015
THURSDAY, FEB. 19, 2015
Thu., Feb. 19, 2015, 2:40 p.m.
Imprisoned fraudster Doris Nelson was ordered by a federal judge to pay $44.8 million to investors in her payday loan scam that brought more than 100 criminal charges. An appeal of her nine-year prison sentence has been filed.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2015, 10:01 a.m.
A federal judge accepted a deal between prosecutors and Larry Harvey to drop charges against the 71-year-old lead defendant in a controversial medical marijuana case out of Stevens County.
MONDAY, FEB. 9, 2015
Mon., Feb. 9, 2015, 3:36 p.m.
Two separate Spokane residents earned a trip to jail Sunday after allegedly using unconventional weapons against Spokane police officers.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 4, 2015
Wed., Feb. 4, 2015, 4:08 p.m.
The Liberty Lake Officer that was present when a Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy exchanged gunfire with a suspect Friday has been identified as Officer Jeff Jones.
TUESDAY, FEB. 3, 2015
Tue., Feb. 3, 2015, 2:14 p.m.
Seattle gay activist Dan Savage has joined the group of people calling for justice after two men beat a transgender woman at Boots Bakery last week.
MONDAY, FEB. 2, 2015
Mon., Feb. 2, 2015, 3:37 p.m.
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell says he weighed "all factors" in determining not to file criminal charges against Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy Joe Bodman in the death of 15-year-old Ryan Holyk.
Mon., Feb. 2, 2015, 12:24 p.m.
Spokane's most heavy-duty dry cleaning rack shattered over the Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday. Staff say a full replacement would cost $250,000.
SATURDAY, JAN. 31, 2015
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015, 4:05 p.m.
Spokane County Superior Court Judge Sam Cozza apparently has a dim view of people swearing in his courtroom. He halted proceedings midway through Friday's first appearance docket after a teenager got up and stormed out of the courtroom, leaving a string of expletives in his wake.
TUESDAY, JAN. 27, 2015
THURSDAY, JAN. 22, 2015
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015, 12:56 p.m.
The end of a federal money-sharing program could spell trouble for the Spokane Regional Drug Task Force.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 21, 2015
Wed., Jan. 21, 2015, 10:12 a.m.
A Spokane man will serve no time in jail after pleading guilty to manufacturing marijuana extract in his car, causing an explosion that injured his three-year-old daughter.
FRIDAY, JAN. 16, 2015
Fri., Jan. 16, 2015, 2:37 p.m.
A Spokane Valley man won a $101,187 judgment against the producer of an alleged pirated film earlier this week after successfully fighting copyright infringement claims.
TUESDAY, JAN. 13, 2015
Tue., Jan. 13, 2015, 10:11 p.m.
The appointment of the final member of the committee that will help select the next Spokane police ombudsman was delayed after questions arose about the NAACP's lack of support for finalists.
FRIDAY, JAN. 9, 2015
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