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Q13 FOX Seattle
Court says race-based staffing decision at Western State Hospital violates lawIn its unanimous ruling Thursday, the high court reversed a 2015 ruling by a Pi
Court says race-based staffing decision at Western State Hospital violates law
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
In its unanimous ruling Thursday, the high court reversed a 2015 ruling by a Pierce County Superior Court that had dismissed the complaint of nine employees who had argued that Western State Hospital illegally took their race into account when making... Read more
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The Columbian
Court: Race-based staffing at Western State Hospital violates lawwho made threats against a black employee. In its unanimous ruling Thursday, t
Court: Race-based staffing at Western State Hospital violates law
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
who made threats against a black employee. In its unanimous ruling Thursday, the high court reversed a 2015 ruling by a Pierce County Superior Court that had dismissed the complaint of nine employees who had argued that Western State Hospital... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Supreme Court: Race-based staffing decision at Western State Hospital violates lawwho had made threats against a black employee. The ruling, authored by Justice
Supreme Court: Race-based staffing decision at Western State Hospital violates law
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
who had made threats against a black employee. The ruling, authored by Justice Mary Fairhurst, reversed a 2015 decision by Pierce County Superior Court Judge Kitty-Ann van Doorninck, who after a bench trial had dismissed the complaint of nine... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Court: Race-based staffing decision at Western violates lawwho made threats against a black employee. In its unanimous ruling Thursday, t
Court: Race-based staffing decision at Western violates law
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
who made threats against a black employee. In its unanimous ruling Thursday, the high court reversed a 2015 ruling by a Pierce County Superior Court that had dismissed the complaint of nine employees who had argued that Western State Hospital... Read more
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Crosscut
Washington trails the nation in mental health treatmenthospital, and over 180 waiting to be discharged. The CEO didn’t end up going to
Washington trails the nation in mental health treatment
Crosscut / Posted 22 days ago
hospital, and over 180 waiting to be discharged. The CEO didn’t end up going to jail, but the judge who ordered her there — Pierce County Superior Court Commissioner Craig Adams — says he remains committed to confronting complacency in the state’s... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Insurance fraud charges on Tacoma manby authorities in issuing a no-bail bench warrant for David Arnold Cook, 51, of
Insurance fraud charges on Tacoma man
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
by authorities in issuing a no-bail bench warrant for David Arnold Cook, 51, of Tacoma. He allegedly failed to appear in Pierce County Superior Court June 23 to face multiple felony charges for insurance fraud. According to the investigation, the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Patients in limbo: Where’s the urgency for fixes at Western State Hospital?plan after finding repeated incidents of “immediate jeopardy,” including patien
Patients in limbo: Where’s the urgency for fixes at Western State Hospital?
The Seattle Times / Posted 27 days ago
plan after finding repeated incidents of “immediate jeopardy,” including patients’ deaths. Last Monday, a very frustrated Pierce County Superior Court commissioner, Craig Adams, added to the pressure, threatening to stop signing orders to commit... Read more

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