SYNOPSIS: Did police have authority of law to enter Hatchie’s home to execute an arrest warrant for a third-party?
Case No. 2 - 79064-7
In re the Detention of:
Alfred E. Kistenmacher
SYNOPSIS: Kistenmacher was civilly committed as a sexually violent predator after a psychologist diagnosed him with pedophilia. Did he have a right to have his lawyer attend his psychological exam?
Case No. 3 - 80034-1
Kaela D. Atchison
Great Western Malting Company
Lawrence Merrifield, Jr.
SYNOPSIS: Whether the trial court’s dismissal of this wrongful death action was warranted because the statute of limitations expired before it was filed. If not, whether a Department of Labor and Industries final order denying worker compensation precludes recovery.
Case No. 4 - 79222-4
Kevin J. Locke
The City of Seattle, a municipal Corporation, et al.
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Margaret A. Lindell
City of Seattle
David Wieck/John O’Brien/William Rutzick
Pamela Okano/Marcia M. Nelson
Marcia Nelson/Rebecca Boatright
SYNOPSIS: Whether the statute giving law enforcement officers and fire fighters the right to sue their employers for injury is constitutional.
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