Read about it on the governor’s website: https://governor.wa.gov/news/2023/gov-inslee-appoints-kathryn-i-burke-okanogan-county-superior-court
Article at the Centralia Chronicle: Thurston County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and community advisory board to track data with new platform.
Angelo Petruss Award for Lawyers in Government Service Rebecca Bernard Montesano The Angelo Petruss Award for Lawyers in Government Service is named in honor of Angelo R. Petruss, a senior assistant attorney general who passed away during his term of service on the...
Pioneering Prosecutor, Marilyn Brenneman dies at age 74.
Anne Jordan Phinney Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Anne Phinney crafted the state’s argument in Washington state’s Doll case, which was ultimately successful in upholding as constitutional the trial court’s decision to permanently bar the defendant from possessing...
Andy Miller looks back on his career, and looks onto retirement. Read more.
Eric Eisinger, the first Benton County Prosecutor since 1986, takes office in 2023. Read more. See also: Q&A with Eric Eisinger.
Amy Vira, San Juan County Prosecuting Attorney as of January 2023. When asked what qualities make a good prosecutor, Vira said, “An even temper, calm, measured, thoughtful.” In other words, prosecutors should not react emotionally, or hot-headedly. Read...
Leesa Manion, King County Prosecuting Attorney as of January 2023, talked with KNKX Social Justice Reporter on drug possession, bail, and gun violence. Read more.
Amy Vira was sworn in by San Juan District Court Judge Carolyn M. Jewett during an official ceremony on December 30th. Read the full article here.