Tagged with 'court'

Former SeaTac Mayor Siefkes disbarred in WA; can’t practice law anywhere in U.S.

Former SeaTac Mayor Siefkes disbarred in WA; can’t practice law anywhere in U.S.

By Jack Mayne Former SeaTac Mayor Michael Siefkes can never again practice law in Washington state, or seek a law license in any other state in the nation following his resignation from the Washington... [Read more]

Judge postpones Firs Mobile Home appeal decision; says more time needed

Judge postpones Firs Mobile Home appeal decision; says more time needed

By Jack Mayne King County Superior Court Judge LeRoy McCullough on Friday morning (March 30) postponed the decision on an appeal by the residents of the Firs Mobile Home Park of approval by a SeaTac hearing... [Read more]

Citizen tells Council to fire some staffers or quit because of $18 million judgment

Citizen tells Council to fire some staffers or quit because of $18 million judgment

By Jack Mayne A citizen has told the SeaTac City Council that anyone in city government who had anything to do with issues that led to a civil land use lawsuit that could cost taxpayers over $18 million... [Read more]

SeaTac Municipal Court Law Week will run from April 27 – May 1

SeaTac Municipal Court Law Week will run from April 27 – May 1

The SeaTac Municipal Court announced the event lineup for the 4th Annual 2015 SeaTac Municipal Court Law Week, set to run April 27-May 1. This year’s festivities are again free to the public and will... [Read more]

Supreme Court denies move to remove $15 minimum wage measure from ballot

Supreme Court denies move to remove $15 minimum wage measure from ballot

by Jack Mayne On Tuesday afternoon the Washington State Supreme Court denied expedited discretionary review in an attempt by SeaTac businesses to remove the $15 per hour minimum wage bill from the November... [Read more]

Increase in SeaTac Minimum Pay will be on November ballot

Increase in SeaTac Minimum Pay will be on November ballot

by Jack Mayne The minimum wage and practices initiative in SeaTac has been ordered back onto the November election ballot just hours before the deadline. A three judge panel of the Washington Court of... [Read more]

State Appeals Court to hear appeal of Prop. 1, banned from November ballot

State Appeals Court to hear appeal of Prop. 1, banned from November ballot

This Friday afternoon (Sept. 6) the Washington State Appeals Court will hear arguments on a notice of Discretionary Review was filed on August 27 over a King County Superior Court judged ruling that the... [Read more]

Judge to reconsider decision on SeaTac minimum pay initiative

Judge to reconsider decision on SeaTac minimum pay initiative

Judge Andrea Darvas by Jack Mayne A King County Superior Court judge has agreed to consider a motion by the “Yes! For SeaTac” group that the 248 additional signatures should be checked for accuracy... [Read more]

Judge strikes down measure to increase minimum pay in SeaTac to $15/hour

Judge strikes down measure to increase minimum pay in SeaTac to $15/hour

by Jack Mayne King County Superior Court Judge Andrea Darvas on Monday reversed the decision of the SeaTac City Clerk’s “issuance of the Final Certificate of Sufficiency” because the initiative... [Read more]