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Wash. SCT Decides Outsource Servs. Mgmt. v. Nooksack Bus. Corp.

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Washington State courts have jurisdiction over civil cases arising on Indian reservations as long as it does not infringe on the sovereignty of the tribe.

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Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Supreme Court: Psychiatric Boarding Illegal

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — People with suspected mental health problems cannot be “warehoused” in emergency rooms and hospitals when certified mental health facilities already are full, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday. 533 more words

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Supreme Court To Consider Airport Minimum Wage

SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday on whether a voter-approved initiative to raise the minimum wage in SeaTac to $15 an hour should apply to workers at the airport. 523 more words

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