Stories tagged: James McDevitt
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Attorney General Sessions asks Ormsby and 45 other U.S. attorneys to resign
New U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has asked 46 U.S. attorneys throughout the country to tender their resignations, including U.S. Attorney Mike Ormsby of the Eastern District of Washington.
Sun., May 1, 2011
DSHS resignation comes amid criticism over fraud comments
SEATTLE – The official in charge of Washington state’s food stamp and child support agency has resigned amid an uproar over televised remarks he made that appeared to dismiss evidence …
Sat., April 30, 2011, 3:35 p.m.
DSHS official resigns over fraud uproar
SEATTLE — The official in charge of Washington state’s food stamp and child support agency has resigned amid an uproar over televised remarks he made that appeared to dismiss evidence …
Fri., Oct. 1, 2010
Senate confirms Ormsby for U.S. attorney post
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Spokane attorney Mike Ormsby as the next U.S. attorney for Eastern Washington. Ormsby will replace James McDevitt, who has held the post since he was …
Thu., Sept. 30, 2010, 3:08 p.m.
Ormsby confirmed as U.S. attorney for E. Washington
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Spokane attorney Mike Ormsby as the next U.S. Attorney for Eastern Washington.
Wed., Sept. 22, 2010
Tribes, feds meet to discuss crime law
It will take more than an act of Congress to end the scourge of reservation crime in Indian country, the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians was told Tuesday. “We cannot …
Fri., April 17, 2009
Board clears McDevitt of conflict of interest
James McDevitt does not have a conflict of interest between the River Park Square project and his role as U.S. attorney for Eastern Washington, a state bar association panel ruled …
Thu., Sept. 11, 2008
U.S. attorney cleared in RPS case
The office that investigates possible misconduct by U.S. attorneys has cleared Eastern Washington’s federal prosecutor of allegations leveled against him last year surrounding River Park Square. H. Marshall Jarrett, head …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2007, 2:48 p.m.
RPS files to get review
An outside attorney from the U.S. Justice Department will be asked to investigate whether anyone involved in the River Park Square development project broke federal corruption laws.