Stories tagged: civil
Wed., Aug. 10, 2016, 2:41 p.m.
Laborer wins Supreme Court appeal of worker’s compensation denial
John Kovacs was injured Sept. 29, 2010. He filed a worker’s compensation claim on Sept. 29, 2011. The lower courts had said he missed the one-year deadline, but the Supreme …
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
Elderly man’s family asked court to protect him from Carole DeLeon
The family of an 86-year-old Cheney man who died this week had recently gone to court to separate him from Carole DeLeon, the Stevens County foster mother who had been …
Sat., March 14, 2015
Spokane County, Valley at odds over traffic roundabout
A spat between Spokane County and Spokane Valley over a controversial traffic roundabout has the two governments at legal odds. It is the second time this year the county has …
Thu., Jan. 8, 2015
Men sue Washington state for prison time compensation
Three men who spent more than four years behind bars based chiefly on a recanted confession will try to persuade a Spokane jury to compensate them for more than $680,000. …
Wed., June 25, 2014
Appeals court reinstates lawsuit in death of man, 84, on jury duty
Appellate judges ordered another look at a dismissed civil lawsuit filed against Spokane County and a security company by the family of an 84-year-old man who died in the snow …
Wed., June 11, 2014, 11:34 a.m.
Judge orders eviction of Daiquiri Factory
A judge ordered eviction for a controversial downtown Spokane bar Wednesday, court officials and attorneys confirm.
Wed., June 11, 2014, 8:14 a.m.
Defense attorneys list expenses in Gerlach trial
Read the itemized list of requested reimbursement from the defense attorneys for Gail Gerlach.