Stories tagged: Barbara Madsen
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 9:06 p.m.
Incumbents returned to Washington Supreme Court
Washington state won’t have new members on its Supreme Court as three incumbents successfully fended off challenges.
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 7:30 a.m.
Big money fuels contentious Washington Supreme Court races
Controversial decisions, independent campaign money mean this year’s state Supreme Court races aren’t tame affairs.
Sun., July 31, 2016, 4 a.m.
Washington voters have until Tuesday to fill out long, crowded ballot
Primary ballots are due Tuesday. If you are like most voters, yours still hasn’t been cast.
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:55 a.m.
Washington Supreme Court strikes down 2015 Eyman initiative
Initiative 1366 is unconstitutional because it contains two unrelated subjects, Supreme Court rules.
Fri., Nov. 19, 2010
McKenna’s role in health care suit challenged
OLYMPIA – Washington state has entered both sides of a federal lawsuit challenging health care reform, and Thursday the state Supreme Court tried to figure out who had the authority …
Thu., Nov. 11, 2010
Ruling upholds online sex sting
The Washington Supreme Court, in a three-way opinion, has upheld the conviction of a man who tried to have sex with a 13-year-old girl he’d met online who really was …
Fri., Oct. 22, 2010, 2:12 p.m.
Some question racial comments by 2 Washington justices
Two Washington Supreme Court justices stunned some participants at a recent meeting when they made comments suggesting that racial bias plays no significant role in the criminal justice system, The …
Mon., Jan. 11, 2010, 11:03 a.m.
New chief justice of Wash. Supreme Court sworn in
The Washington state Supreme Court has a new chief justice. Barbara Madsen was sworn in to the top administrative role on the state’s high court Monday morning.