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Upcoming Workshops: The Nuts & Bolts of Motions

August 8, 2018

Advanced Workshop for Self-Represented Litigants This advanced workshop is designed for those who have attended Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court or those who need more information on the process for drafting, filing, and responding to motions and orders. In this workshop you will learn about the… Read more

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Upcoming Workshops: Civil Lawsuits Without Tears

August 8, 2018

Representing yourself in court is a complicated process and can be overwhelming. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of the civil lawsuit process with a focus on court rules, court procedures, forms, scheduling, and deadlines. Attendees will be granted access to a password protected website with additional information… Read more

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Upcoming Workshop: Civil Lawsuits Without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court

August 6, 2018

Representing yourself in court is a complicated process and can be overwhelming. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of the civil lawsuit process with a focus on court rules, court procedures, forms, scheduling, and deadlines. Attendees will be granted access to a password protected website with additional information… Read more

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Upcoming Workshop: The Nuts & Bolts of Motions — Dec. 12, 2018

August 6, 2018

Advanced Workshop for Self-Represented Litigants This advanced workshop is designed for those who have attended Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court or those who need more information on the process for drafting, filing, and responding to motions and orders. In this workshop you will learn about the… Read more

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Upcoming Workshop: The Nuts & Bolts of Motions — Oct. 11, 2018

August 6, 2018

Advanced Workshop for Self-Represented Litigants This advanced workshop is designed for those who have attended Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court or those who need more information on the process for drafting, filing, and responding to motions and orders. In this workshop you will learn about the… Read more

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Warrant Outreach at Seattle Municipal Court

August 3, 2018

Seattle Municipal Court is sponsoring a warrant outreach program on Thursday, August 9th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the Lake City Community Center.  The Warrant Outreach event is a partnership between the Seattle Municipal Court, King County Department of Public Defense, Seattle City Attorney’s Office, Seattle Police Department, Seattle Parks… Read more

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Upcoming Class: Civil Lawsuits Without Tears – The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court

July 19, 2018

Representing yourself in court is a complicated process and can be overwhelming. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of the civil lawsuit process with a focus on court rules, court procedures, forms, scheduling, and deadlines. Attendees will be granted access to a password protected website with additional information… Read more

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Affordable Legal Help from the Northwest Consumer Law Center

July 13, 2018

The Northwest Consumer Law Center offers programs to provide affordable legal help with foreclosure, bankruptcy, debt collection, credit reporting issues, automobile purchases and student loan issues.  To be eligible for this assistance you must be a Washington State resident and your total household income – before taxes, expenses, deductions, etc.… Read more

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Job Announcement: Legal and Reference Services Associate

July 10, 2018

The Public Law Library of King County is currently seeking applicants for a Legal and Reference Services Associate.  This new position will create innovative systems to develop, market, and deliver legal information and services in a variety of formats and platforms.  Responsibilities include the creation and maintenance of civil self-help… Read more

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New Forms for Grandparents and Relatives Seeking Visitation Rights

July 9, 2018

During the 2018 Regular Session, the Washington State legislature passed Senate Bill 5598, Chapter 183 of the Laws of 2018, which adds a procedure for grandparents and other relatives to petition the court for visitation rights.  The new law amends RCW 26.10.160, repeals 26.09.240 and adds a new chapter to… Read more

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Upcoming Class: The Nuts & Bolts of Motions

June 19, 2018

Advanced Workshop for Self-Represented Litigants This advanced workshop is designed for those who have attended Civil Lawsuits without Tears: The Basics of Representing Yourself in Court or those who need more information on the process for drafting, filing, and responding to motions and orders. In this workshop you will learn… Read more

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New Law Reduces Harsh Impacts of Criminal Debt (LFOs) for Defendants Living in Poverty

June 11, 2018

Indigent people can be spared court fees that result from a criminal conviction and cannot be sanctioned for their inability to pay restitution and fines, under the new Washington Legislature Bill E2SHB 1783. This bill will ensure that poor people are not unfairly jailed or tied for years to the… Read more

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