Tag: Washington Supreme Court

Morella: What Might Have Been

When Enzo Morella walked through my office door some five years ago, it seemed unlikely that his case would still be remembered five years later, let alone become the subject … Read More

Plea Bargaining in Washington

Plea bargaining is a process of negotiation in which the prosecutor offers the defendant certain concessions in exchange for a plea of guilty. Such a plea is a formal admission … Read More

Crisis in the Supreme Court

If a remedy is not found for the congestion in the Supreme Court of Washington, it will almost inevitably become necessary to “ration” justice.  By 1985, the backlog will be … Read More