Stories tagged: chief justice
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 6, 2020
With ceremonial drumming and singing and a bit of poetry, the Washington Supreme Court swore in a “daughter of Spokane” as its new chief justice and its first Native American …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
Stephens, who has served on the court for 11 years, will finish the final year of the term of Chief Justice Mary Fairhurst, who is retiring from the court as …
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018
The Philippine Supreme Court ousted its chief justice, a critic of the country’s authoritarian president, in an unprecedented vote Friday by fellow judges that she and hundreds of protesters called …
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017
Karla Gray, the first female chief justice of the Montana Supreme Court, has died of cancer. She was 69.
Mon., Jan. 11, 2010
The Washington state Supreme Court has a new chief justice. Barbara Madsen was sworn in to the top administrative role on the state’s high court Monday morning.