General Election: November 8, 2016
Court of Appeals
Division One, District Three
(Island, San Juan, Skagit, and Whatcom Counties)
District Three elects two judges; there will be no Court of Appeals elections in this district in 2016.
Superior Court judges are elected to four-year terms. Most Superior Court positions throughout Washington are up for election in 2016.
If only one candidate runs for a Superior Court position in a county with a population of more than 100,000, that candidate receives a Certificate of Election, and the position will not appear on either the primary or the general election ballot. If there are three or more candidates for a position, the office will appear on the August 2 primary ballot. In a two candidate race, there will only be a vote on the position in November.
The following incumbents are running unopposed. They will receive Certificates of Election and will not appear on either the primary ballot or the November ballot.
District Court judges are elected to four-year terms, and all District Court positions are up for election in 2014.
There are no contested District Court
elections in the county this year. The incumbent judges are running for re-election without opposition.
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