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 By Raechel Dawson    News    March 21, 2012

New DUI law stiffens penalties, opens records

After a Friday night of happy-hour and late-night drinking, many fail to consider the repercussions of driving while impaired, but legislators have. Various changes to the driving-under-the-influence law have unanimously passed the Legislature and...

 By Raechel Dawson    News    March 14, 2012

Tribal retrocession law awaits governor’s approval

Washington’s tribal communities earned autonomous recognition from the state Legislature on the final day of the session March 8 that, upon the governor’s approval, could become effective as early as June. The bill that passed last week could...