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Idaho News: Spokane Man, Donovan Gomez Sentenced to 46 Months for Federal Gun Crime

COEUR D’ALENE, Io. – Donovan Gomez, 23, of Spokane, Washington, was sentenced last Tuesday to 46 months in prison for unlawful possession of a firearm, U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis announced. Gomez was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge David C. Nye. Judge Nye also sentenced Gomez to three years supervised release after he is finished … Continue reading Idaho News: Spokane Man, Donovan Gomez Sentenced to 46 Months for Federal Gun Crime

Washington News: Spokane, U.S. Attorney Joseph H. Harrington Announces Progress in Making Our Communities Safer Through Project Safe Neighborhoods

Spokane, Washington – Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, observed that one year ago, the Department of Justice announced the revitalization and enhancement of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), which Attorney General Sessions has made the centerpiece of the Department’s violent crime reduction strategy. PSN is an evidence-based program proven to … Continue reading Washington News: Spokane, U.S. Attorney Joseph H. Harrington Announces Progress in Making Our Communities Safer Through Project Safe Neighborhoods

SPOKANE, Wash. | Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

SPOKANE, Wash.  — Ramsey and Amy Pruchnic lived in the Seattle area for five years before deciding they wanted to escape the Puget Sound rat race and move closer to family on the opposite side of the state. Now they own their own businesses and live in a 1928 farmhouse on 10 rural acres they … Continue reading SPOKANE, Wash. | Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

SPOKANE, Wash | Washington state Democrats celebrate, eye 3 GOP House seats

SPOKANE, Wash— Democrats in Washington state celebrated early primary returns as they sought to capture three GOP-held congressional districts, including one occupied by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, a top GOP House leader. In the 5th Congressional District in eastern Washington, McMorris Rodgers advanced Tuesday along with Democrat Lisa Brown. Brown is a former chancellor of … Continue reading SPOKANE, Wash | Washington state Democrats celebrate, eye 3 GOP House seats

Washington News: Spokane Valley Man, James Andrew Joy Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempted Production of Child Pornography

Spokane ,Wn. – Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that James Andrew Joy, age 29, of Spokane Valley, Washington, was sentenced today after having pleaded guilty on April 11, 2018, to Attempted Production of Child Pornography.  Chief United States District Judge Thomas O. Rice sentenced Joy to a … Continue reading Washington News: Spokane Valley Man, James Andrew Joy Sentenced to 15 Years for Attempted Production of Child Pornography

Washington News: Spokane, Justin Harter, Federal Court Dismisses Spokane Postal Service Employee’s Discrimination Case

Spokane, Washington– Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced that United States District Judge Salvador Mendoza, Jr. dismissed a discrimination case filed against the U.S. Postal Service by Justin Harter, a former temporary employee. According to information disclosed during court proceedings, Harter, a resident of Missoula, Montana who has … Continue reading Washington News: Spokane, Justin Harter, Federal Court Dismisses Spokane Postal Service Employee’s Discrimination Case

Washington State News: Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

SPOKANE, WA – Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program that has served more than 1 million young people. The lawsuits were filed in federal courts in New York City and Spokane, … Continue reading Washington State News: Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

SPOKANE, Wash | Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program that has served more than 1 million young people. The lawsuits were filed in federal courts in New York City and … Continue reading SPOKANE, Wash | Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens