Stories tagged: initiative 940
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 11:55 a.m.
Without a single dissenting vote, the House on Thursday agreed to changes to the use of deadly force law voters approved in November and approved a new code of conduct …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
House panel hears no opposition to changes to deadly force initiative, I-940, that voters approved last November.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 10:23 a.m.
Backers and foes of a successful ballot measure with new standards on the use of lethal force by police said Monday they will work together to get improvements they both …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018
Recently, in an editorial on Initiative 940 (“Vote no on the gun initiatives,” Oct. 17, 2018), this newspaper made the case that our men and women in blue put their …
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 4:30 a.m.
Opponents and supporters of Washington Initiative 940 on deadly force were allies, and could be again
Initiative 940 will pit once and possibly future allies against each other this fall.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 11:56 a.m.
Initiative 940, which changes the rules for reviewing cases of the police use of deadly force, must go on the November ballot, a divided Washington Supreme Court rules.
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 10 p.m.
Initiative 940 should go on the November ballot, but not the changes the Legislature approved, a Thurston County Superior Court judge ruled Friday
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
Initiative activist Tim Eyman challenges legislative maneuver that changes Initiative 940 without putting it on the ballot.
Sun., March 11, 2018
How the Legislature undid parts of Initiative 940 before it becomes law.
Thu., March 8, 2018
Legislature could pass deadly force initiative and a bill to change a day later.
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
A coalition of families who have been affected by police shootings from around the state attended the unveiling of Initiative 940 on Thursday at Seattle City Hall.