Stories tagged: competency
Fri., May 6, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
Appeals court throws out 7-day competency evaluation order
A federal appeals court has overturned an order requiring Washington state health officials to provide competency evaluations to mentally ill defendants within seven days of a judge’s order.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2013, 12:13 p.m.
Duncan targeted Spokane child
Before Joseph Duncan murdered a 9-year-old North Idaho boy in 2005, he set his sights on a Spokane child, posing as a prospective renter and touring a Spokane duplex with …