* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.
Rules of conduct prevent judicial candidates from saying very much about cases, issues or each other. They point to their rèsumès, proclaim respect for the law and insist that they’d be better behind the bench than an opponent. But that doesn’t stop other groups and people from talking about Laurel Siddoway and Harvey Dunham, the candidates for the state Court of Appeals Division III seat on the Aug. 17 primary.