Stories tagged: Mary Schultz
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Justice Department settles gender discrimination suit with former Spokane prosecutor for $225,000
The U.S. Department of Justice agreed Wednesday to pay $225,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a female former prosecutor in what her attorney said was one of the largest …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
Spokane’s ex-police Chief Frank Straub resigned, wasn’t fired, judge rules
An appeal of Judge Thomas O. Rice’s ruling from the bench Wednesday morning is likely, Straub’s attorney Mary Schultz said.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 10:16 p.m.
Straub attorney questions motivation of police union officer in chief’s ouster
The attorney representing ousted police Chief Frank Straub, Mary Schultz, said Tuesday the relationship between former police spokeswoman Monique Cotton and police Lt. Mark Griffiths has been unexamined by the …
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
Kalispel Tribe crafts deal for country club
The Kalispel Tribe is poised to buy the Spokane Country Club for more than $3 million, according to a last-minute deal reached Thursday. At least two bidders were prepared to …
Sun., April 26, 2015
Spokane Country Club could be headed for sale
The Spokane Country Club could be sold to settle its multimillion bankruptcy case as dozens of members quit and business slows in the aftermath of a gender discrimination verdict. The …
Fri., Aug. 1, 2014
Injunction against Spokane Country Club takes on deep-rooted gender discrimination
First, the Spokane Country Club was ordered to pay around a half-million dollars for discriminating against its women members. Then, after spending hundreds of thousands of dollars defending the traditions …
Wed., March 20, 2013
Vestal: Case could impact country clubs across nation
Drusilla Hieber and Nancy Van Noy played golf on July 23, 2008. Or, in Hieber’s words, they “had the audacity to play golf” on July 23, 2008.
Thu., Jan. 27, 2011
Sheriff’s detective cleared of using excessive force
A jury Wednesday exonerated a Spokane County sheriff’s detective who has been the subject of several excessive force complaints. The jury found unanimously for Spokane County in a case that …
Wed., Jan. 26, 2011, 2:35 p.m.
Jury exonerates sheriff’s detective
A jury today exonerated a Spokane County Sheriff’s detective who has been the subject of several excessive force complaints. The jury found unanimously for Spokane County in a case that …
Wed., Jan. 5, 2011
Civil trial over use of Taser begins
A Spokane County sheriff’s detective who has been the subject of a number of use-of-force complaints appeared in court Tuesday, the first day in a civil trial brought by a …
Tue., Jan. 4, 2011, 7:49 p.m.
Civil trial begins over deputy’s use of Taser
A Spokane County Sheriff’s detective who has been the subject of a number of use-of-force complaints appeared in court Tuesday as a civil trial began by a man who claimed …
Sat., July 18, 2009
Country club bias alleged
When a Spokane businesswoman joined the Spokane Country Club nine years ago, she drew curious looks when she played in a members-only tournament dominated by men. The next year, she …
Sun., Aug. 17, 2008
More patients ready to testify
With the malpractice trial of Dr. Patrick Collins going into its sixth week Monday, the question of whether additional patients can testify who say they also were harmed by the …