The race for chief justice, between a former public defender and a former prosecutor, will shape the court’s willingness to advance racial justice.
Kyle C. Barry Oct 22, 2020
The state has not had a justice with experience as a public defender since the mid-1980s.
Kyle C. Barry Oct 09, 2020
What newly-appointed G. Helen Whitener does next will shape whether Washington State moves in a more progressive direction.
Kyle C. Barry Apr 23, 2020
But one candidate wants voters to forget the beliefs and career record driving his jurisprudence, with criminal justice at issue.
Kyle C. Barry Apr 02, 2020
In several states, supreme courts issued direct orders to reduce arrests and release people over the past week.
Kyle C. Barry Mar 25, 2020