Stories tagged: Vance Peterson
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
Down one colleague because of budget cuts, Spokane County District Court judges are picking up the slack
After Judge Gregory Tripp retired, the Spokane County District Court effectively gave up most of the money that would have gone toward his 2018 salary and benefits.
Sun., April 21, 2013
Veteran District Court judge adjusts to civilian life
With thinning gray hair and intense eyes, Spokane County District Court Judge Vance Peterson presides over his court with a sense of humor and sometimes a hard edge. It’s been …
Thu., Oct. 21, 2010
District judges’ schedules difficult to track
An effort to prevent political use of information about their daily duties seems to have backfired on Spokane County District Court judges. Instead, they handed critics an opportunity to accuse …
Sun., Sept. 19, 2010
Veterans Court weighs stress of war service
After surviving 15 months in one of the most dangerous places on Earth, Iraq war veteran Carl Jacobson thought he could cope with just about anything civilian life had to …