Stories tagged: Judge Maryann Moreno
Tue., Sept. 24, 2013, 12:15 p.m.
Judge: Avondre Graham can stand trial
Judge Maryann Moreno has ruled that Avondre Graham is competent and can stand trial for second-degree murder.
Sat., Aug. 3, 2013
Email speeds up officers’ search process, cuts cost
Police and judges are starting to use email to fast-track search warrants, a speedy way to enforce driving-while-intoxicated laws and slash onerous wait times that can hinder investigations. Spokane County …
Sat., July 20, 2013
Tyson Romaneschi found guilty of assaulting infant
Presented with two possible explanations for how a Spokane infant suffered up to 20 fractures, a jury decided Friday that the father’s abuse was to blame. After deliberating for parts …
Fri., July 19, 2013, 5:13 p.m.
Jury: Father broke baby daughter’s bones
Presented with two possible explanations for how a Spokane infant suffered up to 20 fractures, a jury decided Friday that the father’s abuse was to blame.
Tue., Nov. 20, 2012
Fuentes cleared in 2011 killing
A Spokane jury acquitted a gang member Monday of second-degree murder and two other charges that would have resulted in a prison term of life without the possibility of parole. …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2012
Justice system changes brought results
Today, Judge Maryann Moreno steps down from the role of presiding judge in Spokane County Superior Court after overseeing dramatic changes – and improved results – in how local officials …
Thu., April 28, 2011, 6:21 p.m.
Father pleads guilty to injuring baby
A Spokane man pleaded guilty today to fracturing his 2-month-old daughter’s rib and skull and received nearly six years in prison.
Fri., April 8, 2011, 6:53 p.m.
DNA catches up to convicted rapist
A Spokane man was sentenced essentially to time served Friday for a sexual assault in 1999 that remained unsolved until DNA caught up to him.
Sat., April 24, 2010
Park rapist gets 15-month term
A brain-damaged homeless man could serve either four more months or up to five years in prison based on a sentence Friday for a rape that occurred in broad daylight …
Thu., March 25, 2010, 5:24 p.m.
Drifter sent to prison for brutal slaying
Michael A. Quinones was drifting across the country in October 2008 when he broke down in Spokane. Before he left town for Missoula, he left a bludgeoned young mother in …
Thu., Feb. 11, 2010
Serial robber gets 10 years
A 20-year-old man who as a teenager terrorized Spokane payday loan stores in a drug-fueled armed robbery spree was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday. Before Zachary T. Allen …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2010, 6:18 p.m.
Serial robber sentenced to 10 years
A 20-year-old man who as a teenager terrorized Spokane payday loan stores in a drug-fueled armed robbery spree was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2009
Ex-sports star sentenced for child molestation
A former high school sports star who was to attend community college on a basketball scholarship will spend at least four years in prison for molesting younger players. Rikeya J. …
Fri., Aug. 7, 2009
Guilty plea in child rape case
The former security supervisor for The Spokesman-Review pleaded guilty Thursday to three sexual assault charges that could keep him in prison for life. Robert J. Robel, 61, pleaded guilty to …
Wed., July 15, 2009
Man gets 6 months for kiting checks
A man who convinced his girl-friend he was a covert military agent and swindled thousands of dollars to fund his gambling habit will spend the next six months in jail. …