The Douglas County Superior Court is considering whether a lawsuit by former employees against Confluence Health will go forward.
The lawsuit from the workers claims they were wrongly fired for declining to get vaccinated for COVID-19.
A total of 92 employees filed a class action suit in April...
Wenatchee based Stemilt Growers will pay $3 million to settle claims it underpaid workers.
The Capitol Press reports Stemilt has denied any wrongdoing, but agreed to the settlement, which has been approved by a federal court in Richland
The state of Washington says the people bringing the consolidated lawsuit over Washington State’s recently passed capital gains tax have no case.
Douglas County Superior Court Judge Brian Hubert heard arguments Wednesday from both sides.
The Colville Tribes are suing the U.S. over large wildfires in 2015.
The tribes claim massive fires were the result of the federal government's failure to protect forests with operations such as prescribed burning.
The lawsuit says the North Star and Tunk Block fires burned more than 240,000 acres on the Colville Reservation and destroyed 800 million feet of their commercial timber
The next hearing for a lawsuit filed by Chelan and Douglas County residents against Governor Jay Inslee's emergency declaration will be heard Wednesday at 1:30 by Chelan County Superior Court Judge Kristin Ferrera.
Originally scheduled for last Thursday, more documentation was filed this week for consideration
The 46 local plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Jay Inslee have sent a letter to the Chelan-Douglas Health District and its Board to provide a statement for the trial regarding readiness to lead and protect the two-county area.
The letter claims the emergency has passed and they are challenging the authority of the Governor to continue the restrictive measures that are currently in place
The next hearing in a lawsuit filed by North Central Washington residents against Governor Jay Inslee will take place Thursday, June 18th at 3:30.
Chelan County Superior Court Judge Kristen Ferrera has been asked by the attorneys representing Governor to reconsider her decision to hold the trial locally as opposed to Thurston County
Okanogan County Superior Court Judge Henry Rawson has delayed his decision in the case brought against the Governor by Douglas County residents.
Rawson expressed concern about who was bringing the suit.
"It appears to this court that the proper parties are not here before the court and that would be the Chelan-Douglas Health District