The Puyallup Municipal Court

The Puyallup Municipal Court is in the city of Puyallup at 929 E Main Suite 120, Puyallyup, WA 98372.  If you need to reach the...

In the Matter of the Personal Restraint Petition of Robert Rufus Williams

            Mr. Williams filed a personal restraint petition arguing the conditions of his confinement constituted cruel punishment in violation of the State and Federal Constitutions.             Mr....

How do I look Someone Up in the King County Jail? Where are they? How do I Find Them?

         There are two jails in the King County System.  The King County Correctional Facility located at 500 5thAve., Seattle, WA 98104.  The Regional Justice Center is located...

The Milton Municipal Court

The Milton Municipal Court is in the city of Puyallup at 929 E Main Suite 120, Puyallyup, WA 98372.  If you need to reach the...

Does the Trial Court have Discretion Regarding the Forfeiture of Bail Bonds?

Yes a trial court has discretion regarding the forfeiture of bail bonds.  A trial court's decision on forfeiture of bail will be overturned only upon...

When an Officer Stops Someone for a Traffic Infraction, With the Intent of Investigating A Crime, Is That a Pretextual Stop?

State v. Chacon Arreola, 173 Wn.2d 1013, 272 P.3d 246 (2012). On October 10, 2009, an officer got an uncorroborated report of DUI.  When the officer...

Should You Become A Legislator To Avoid Speeding Tickets?

The Washington State Patrol takes the position the Legislators are protected during session and 15 days before the session from being served civil infractions also...

A $20 Fine!?!?! I Am Appealing This To The Court Of Appeals!

State v. Roberts, 73 Wn. App. 141 (1994), https://tinyurl.com/kwts6pwc On May 18, 1990 Terry Roberts, an attorney, was driving on Highway 101 in Thurston county and...

Is a turn signal always required when you turn or change lanes?

In State v. Brown the Washington Supreme Court was asked to answer the question whether or not RCW 46.61.305 requires a driver to use their turn signal...

Is Failing to Appear (Bail Jump) Evidence of Guilt?

            State of Washington Samuel David Obert Slater, 98795, May 20, 2021 Mr. Slater was accused of violating a domestic violence no contact order.  At...