Category Archives: Washington Supreme Court

McCleary, Separation of Powers, Letter to AG

Today, I delivered a letter to the Washington Attorney General requesting that his office take action to seek a judicial determination as to whether the Washington the Supreme Court violating the Washington State Constitution requiring separation of powers.  Letter to Washington … Continue reading

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Without action on school funding, state may face crisis

June 20, 2015 It is the paramount duty of the state to make ample provision for the education of all children residing within its borders, without distinction or preference on account of race, color, caste, or sex. Washington. Constitution. Art. … Continue reading

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School Funding: The Washington Legislature and State Supreme Court

The legislature has not come up with a budget and the special session ends on April 26, 2015.  The governor said today he will call the legislators back for a continued special session.  Spokesman Review, Jim Camden. Most interesting to … Continue reading

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McCleary — The Washington School Funding Case — Justice Tom Chambers

Before he died in December 2013, Justice Tom Chambers made an entry in his blog about the McCleary Case.  THE STATE’S DUTY TO PAY FOR EDUCATION,  May 7, 2013.  Justice Chambers was on the bench when the court handed down … Continue reading

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McCleary v. State: School Funding, New Powers of Wn. Supreme Court?

The Supreme Court had its show cause hearing yesterday in the McCleary v. State K-12 School Funding case.   The argument was televised on TVW.  It can be watched again on TVW at this link.  It is worth watching – hearing, especially … Continue reading

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In re Jerry Lain: Rights of a Parolee in Washington

In re Personal Restraint of Jerry Lain, November 7, 2013.  (Decision authored by Justice Gonzales and joined by the other justices except Justice Fairhurst (joined by Justice Pro Tem, Robin Hunt, a judge on the Court of Appeals, Division II) … Continue reading

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