3.1 PRE-HEARING PROCEDURES (a) Request For Subpoena. Any request for a subpoena to be issued by the court must be filed in writing at least fourteen (14) days before the hearing, or such lesser time as the court deems proper. The request may not be combined with a Notice of Appearance or any other pleading. (b) Infractions Discovery. Discovery requests for material other than a copy of the infraction, the officer's report and the speed measuring device certification must be by written Motion and set for hearing to determine the relevance of such requests. (c) Motions. Respondent's motions shall be made in writing and served on the Prosecutor for the City, and filed with the Clerk of the Court, at least fourteen (14) days before the infraction hearing. Untimely motions will be denied. Motions challenging the authority of the Court, the constitutionality of the Court, the constitutionality of any statute, ordinance or court rule pertaining to an infraction, the suppression of evidence, the authority of the prosecuting attorney prosecuting an infraction, and/or the authority of the law enforcement agency or officer filing an infraction must be made with citations to authority and legal argument, and will be decided by the Court without oral argument, as per Washington State's IRLJ 3.5. (d) Officer Witnesses. In any case where the City intends to call or to rely upon the sworn statement of a local law enforcement officer, the duty to provide a list of witnesses to the Respondent may be met by providing a copy of the citing officer's sworn statement on which the officer is identified. (e) Dismissal by Suppression. No motion to dismiss or to suppress evidence for failure to provide discovery not required by IRLJ 3.1(b) may be heard by the Court unless the moving party has previously obtained an order from the Court compelling production of the additional discovery.
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