Stories tagged: stevens county superior court
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019
In a unanimous opinion issued last week, the high court’s nine justices sided with Stevens County Superior Court judges who sought to preside over preliminary hearings in cases that were …
UPDATED: Sat., July 20, 2019
The Washington Supreme Court has agreed to review the matter and sort out which judges have jurisdiction over initial court hearings, which often determine if a person will be let …
UPDATED: Thu., June 27, 2019
A lawyer for James “Russell” Bolton, a Stevens County man accused of extorting members of his own right-wing militia group, says Bolton was not trying to hide from authorities when …
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018
A case that began with cat pee on a judge’s porch took another unusual turn Friday when the judge hearing the case recused himself due to a potential conflict of …
Wed., Feb. 19, 2014
Eric Harris, 49, was sentenced Tuesday to 22 years in prison for the shooting death of his 43-year-old brother, Larch, during an argument near Colville in June.
Thu., Jan. 23, 2014
A Stevens County jury found Eric Harris guilty of second-degree murder in the shooting death of his younger brother, Larch Harris, after an altercation in June. Sentencing in the case …
Thu., May 16, 2013
A Stevens County Superior Court judge sentenced a 10-year-old Colville boy to a minimum of three years in juvenile detention for conspiring to kill a classmate. The boy cried when …
Fri., March 29, 2013
A Stevens County judge has ruled that two boys, ages 10 and 11, are competent to stand trial in juvenile court for first-degree conspiracy to murder a female classmate.
Fri., March 30, 2012
A Stevens County jury today convicted a man of first-degree murder after he was charged with pumping 10 bullets into his wife in 2009 after she indicated that she was …
Sat., Sept. 24, 2011
Two additional suspects have been charged with murder in the shooting death of a Stevens County man in July. Jesse J. Fellman-Shimmin, 27, and Collette Marie Pierce, 25, appeared Thursday …
Wed., June 9, 2010
A Stevens County man has been charged with a felony after investigators say he voted twice in the 2008 election.
Fri., May 14, 2010
Spokane firefighter Todd Chism was placed on unpaid layoff status Thursday pending the resolution of felony charges that he assaulted Washington State Patrol troopers in Stevens County last month. City …
Thu., Jan. 14, 2010
A Suncrest man was properly sentenced for soliciting a hit man to kill his unborn child, the state Court of Appeals ruled Thursday.
Thu., May 21, 2009
A man who drunkenly rammed a car full of Gonzaga Preparatory students collecting for a food drive last year will spend the next six months in jail.