- Court OKs $57M verdict for WA home-care workers Updated: Apr-03-14 6:06 pm
- Washington high court denies serial killer's plea Updated: Mar-20-14 5:50 pm
SEATTLE - Washington's Supreme Court on Thursday narrowly upheld a $57 million verdict against the state in a case brought by workers who care for severely disabled people. But the justices declined to give the workers pre-judgment interest - throwing out an additional $39 million awarded by a lower-court judge.
SEATTLE - The Washington state Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a petition by convicted killer Robert Lee Yates Jr., who sought to withdraw his guilty pleas in the murders of more than a dozen women, many of them in Spokane.