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    October 28
Kitsap Sun   [Kitsap] District Court Judge to retire
    October 15, 2008
Seattle Weekly   [Opinion] The way we elect judges is a sham
    September 22, 2008
Longview Daily News   [Cowlitz] Public to have say on District Court judge selection process
    September 15, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Benton] Staples drops off signatures for Benton County seat move
    September 3, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] [Opinion] Thanks, Judge Yule; timing is good for voters
    August 27, 2008
Longview Daily News   [Cowlitz] Seven candidates for new District Court judge position
    August 15, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Opinion] Art of judging fair play isnít always pretty
    August 12, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Opinion] Judicial 'elections' need to to be overhauled
    August 8, 2008
The Olympian   [Division II] Ford should reject ad, claims group
The Olympian   [Thurston] PAC pumps money into judicial race
    August 6, 2008
Aberdeen Daily World   [Division II] Judicial candidates spar over mailing
    August 4, 2008
The Olympian   It's still a race for 2 spots on top court
    August 3, 2008
Everett Herald   Unlike 2006, state Supreme Court primary gets little attention from interest groups
    August 2, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] County judge reprimanded
Tacoma News Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] Ex-Federal Way judge censured over sexual encounter
    July 31, 2008
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] Collier fills 10th position as Clark County Superior Court judge
    July 27, 2008
Tri-City Herald   Where to learn about 2008 judicial races
Yakima Herald   [Opinion] After observing RI, electing judges seems like a sound idea
    July 22, 2008
Tri-City Herald   Attorney aims to unseat incumbent justice
    July 20, 2008
Kitsap Sun   [Division II] Bainbridge judge fights to keep state appellate court seat
Yakima Herald   [Guest column] Impartiality key when picking judges
    July 18, 2008
Spokesman-Review   [Spokane] Superior, appeals court judgeships on line in vote
    July 12, 2008
Seattle P-I   Group releases judicial ratings
    July 11, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] 12 candidates will vie for empty court seat
The Olympian   [Thurston] Candidates on the ballot for county district judge seat
    July 10, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] Six lawyers vie for vacated judgeship
    July 9, 2008
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] 2005 investigation targeted judicial candidate
    July 5, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] Three vie to replace judge
    July 3, 2008
Port Orchard
  [Kitsap] Judge candidate Danielson eschews attorney donations
    July 2, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] Two lawyers file to run for empty judgeship
    June 25, 2008
Sequim Gazettte   [Division II] Candidates contend for Court of Appeals judge spot
    June 22, 2008
Peninsula Daily News   [Division II] Candidates vie for grueling job; Ford challenges Hunt for Court of Appeals
    June 21, 2008
Seattle Times   [King] Judge again faces discipline by commission
Tacoma News Tribune   [King] Judge on the hot seat again
    June 17, 2008
The Columbian   [Opinion] Pledge to behave?
    June 13, 2008
The Olympian   Justice Stephensí opponent drops out; more drop out in other races
Tacoma News Tribune   Former chief public defender wonít run for Supreme Court
    June 12, 2008
Tri-City Herald   Challenger for rookie Supreme Court justice drops out
The Olympian   Candidates for judge should sign pledge
The Olympian   [Thurston] Holm faces party scrutiny
The Olympian   [Thurston] Six Thurston judges 're-elected' without going on ballot
    June 11, 2008
Seattle P-I   Court contenders vow fair fight
    June 10, 2008
Port Orchard
  [Kitsap] Judge candidates make their case to Kitsap Bar
    June 9, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Opinion] Clean judicial campaigns? Take the pledge, please
    June 7, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] Richland attorney files to run against VanderSchoor
The Columbian   [Clark] Nine judges file for re-election; Wulle, Harris will be opposed
The Olympian   [Thurston] County prosecutor Holm files for judge post
Tacoma News Tribune   [Puyallup Muni] Judge will spend his hours in Puyallup, not Sumner
    June 6, 2008
Everett Herald   [Snohomish] Local NAACP chief quits to seek re-election
    June 5, 2008
The Olympian   Surprise filing in Supreme Court race vs. Stephens
The Olympian   Ad pact's effects worry some
    June 4, 2008
The Columbian   [Opinion] We all win in Supreme Court ruling
Yakima Herald   [Opinion] Court supports public disclosure of campaign donors
Sequim Gazette   [Division II] Appeals judge seeks re-election
    June 3, 2008
The Olympian   Two state justices plan fair re-runs
Seattle P-I   High court declines political ads case
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] [Opinion] Barís judicial ratings will aid the voters
The Olympian   [Thurston] Carol Murphy joins Charles Williams in local court race
    June 2, 2008
Seattle P-I   [Editorial] Election season: A capable judiciary
    June 1, 2008
Seattle Times   [Editorial] Judicial races: Cut the blarney
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] Judging the judges: Bar Association survey rates Pierce County judiciary
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] Jurors rate judges favorably on 14 criteria
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] WSU professor gathered information from attorneys and jurors
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] The judges respond
    May 31, 2008
Columbia Basin Herald   [Grant] Knodell announces candidacy for judge
    May 28, 2008
Kitsap Sun   [Kitsap] Three lawyers now vying for Superior Court seat
The Olympian   [Thurston] [Opinion] Judge Stilz will be missed
    May 25, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   Growing rancor a chilling effect on court races
    May 24, 2008
The Olympian   Group targets judicial races
    May 22, 2008
Everett Herald   [Editorial] Trying to keep judicial elections on high road
    May 17, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] Longtime judge to retire in August
    May 9, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] Newspaper asks state Supreme Court for ruling in Federal Way judgeís case
    May 7, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] Attorney throws hat in ring for judge seat
    May 2, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] Kennewick woman enters race for judicial seat
    April 22, 2008
Spokesman-Review   [Spokane] Judgeship races start to take shape
    April 19, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] Yakima attorney to run for vacating judge's post
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] Fairness, respect priorities for judge appointee
    April 17, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] Lawyer announces run for Superior Court race
    April 16, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] Video: Mendoza running for judge position
Federal Way Mirror   [Federal Way Muni] Judge continues fight to seal court report
    April 14, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] Lawyer kicks off Superior Court campaign
    April 12, 2008
Columbia Basin Herald   State Supreme Court justice addresses Rotary
Tacoma News Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] Appeals commissioner to decide by Tuesday on release of report
    April 10, 2008
Tri-City Herald   [Benton-Franklin] After 22 years on bench, Benton-Franklin Superior Court judge to retire
    April 9, 2008
Spokesman-Review   [Spokane Muni] Verner seeks delay on court setup
    April 7, 2008
Seattle Times   WA Justice Fairhurst seeks another high court term
The Olympian   Few step up to challenge seated justices
    April 5, 2008
The Olympian   [Division II] Lawyer vies to replace judge
    April 4, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] District court judge finalists picked
    April 3 2008
Centralia Chronicle   [Lewis] Complaints from 2007 judicial election dismissed
    April 2, 2008
Spokesman-Review   [Spokane Muni] Municipal court review bid challenged
    March 30, 2008
Seattle Times   [Editorial] The highest court merits a deep field
    March 26, 2008
The Olympian   [Thurston] Judge retiring after 25 years
    March 20, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] Report investigating hostile workplace allegations at Federal Way court can go public
    March 17, 2008
The Olympian   WA Justice Charles Johnson seeks another high court term
    March 14, 2008
Spokesman-Review   [Spokane] Long-time judge to leave bench
    March 13, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] [Opinion] FWay dispute imperils publicís right to know
    March 12, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] Federal Way judge tries to stop release of report investigating hostile workplace claims
    March 10, 2008
The Olympian   [Division II] Ex-builders' lawyer Tim Ford running for judge
    March 4, 2008
Kitsap Sun   [Kitsap] Costello to step down from Superior Court bench
    February 25, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] Character, knowledge sought for District Court seat
    February 14, 2008
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] Appeals court rebukes local judge, prosecutor
    February 12, 2008
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] County Superior Court to add another judge
    February 11, 2008
Island Guardian   [San Juan] A historical day
    February 9, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] McCarthy appointed to Superior Court
    February 1, 2008
Spokesman-Review   [Division III] Deputy prosecutor appointed to appeals court
    January 31, 2008
Seattle P-I   [Division III] Gregoire appoints Kevin Korsmo to Spokane appeals court panel
The Governor's Office   [Division III] Gov. Gregoire appoints Kevin M. Korsmo to Division III Court of Appeals
    January 30, 2008
Tacoma News Tribune   [Pierce] Appeals court orders Pierce County judge Fleming off attempted murder retrial
    January 29, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] Three Superior Court judge candidates earn high marks
    January 26, 2008
Tacoma News-Tribune   [Federal Way Muni] Judge v. judge
    January 25, 2008
The Governor's Office   [King] Gov. Gregoire appoints Monica Benton to King County Superior Court
    January 24, 2008
Everett Herald   [Division I] Everett lawyer tapped for appeals court
    January 23, 2008
The Governor's Office   [Division I] Gov. Gregoire appoints J. Robert Leach to Division I Court of Appeals
    January 17, 2008
Longview Daily News   [Cowlitz] Local leaders pitch plan for another district judge
    January 14, 2008
Yakima Herald   [Editorial] New justice brings diversity, prowess to state's high court
    January 12, 2008
Seattle Times   [King] King County judges get high marks
    January 9, 2008
Sequim Gazette   [Clallam] Taylor dons judicial robe for first time
    January 8, 2008
Spokesman-Review   Stephens sworn in to high court
The Olympian   Ex-trial lawyer Stephens joins state Supreme Court
    January 7, 2008
Spokesman-Review   Middle road to the high court
    January 3, 2008
Peninsula Daily News   [Clallam] Clallam's historic third Superior Court judge sworn in
Aberdeen Daily World   [Grays Harbor] Edwards takes the oath
    December 28, 2007
Seattle Times   [King] Longtime Superior Court judge says it's time to retire
Seattle P-I   [King] Judge makes plea to voters in retirement announcement
    December 19, 2007
The Governor's Office   [Grays Harbor] Gov. Gregoire appoints David Edwards
The Governor's Office   [San Juan] Gov. Gregoire appoints John O. Linde
    December 17, 2007
Yakima Herald   [Yakima] Six candidates vie for vacant Yakima County judge seat
    December 13, 2007
Yakima Herald   [Clark] [Opinion] Clark County deserves better than this judge
    December 10, 2007
Tacoma News-Tribune   [Column] What's wrong with calling it diversity?
    December 8, 2007
Seattle P-I   Gregoire's high court pick: Smooth sailing?
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] Judge Wulle censured by commission
    December 5, 2007
Seattle Times   Spokane native appointed to state's top court
Seattle P-I   [Editorial] State Supreme Court: A plus for justice
The Olympian   Gregoire makes first pick for court
Spokesman-Review   Gregoire elevates Spokane judge
Spokesman-Review   [Editorial] Our View: Geographical justice
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] [Opinion] Judge Wulle has served with honor
    December 4, 2007
The Olympian   WA gov picks Spokane jurist for high court
Spokesman-Review   Local judge named to state's high court
Tri-City Herald   Spokane woman appointed to state Supreme Court
    November 29, 2007
Vancouver Columbian   [Clark] [Opinion] Wulle responds
    November 27, 2007
The Governor's Office   [Division I] Governor Gregoire appoints King County Superior Court Judge Lau to Division I District 1 Court of Appeals
Seattle P-I   [Division I] Gregoire appoints Linda Lau to Court of Appeals
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