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Deportation Of Minors Won’t Stop During Lawsuit

A federal judge in Seattle isn’t stopping the deportation proceedings of eight minors suing the federal government over legal representation

CBS Seattle–09/30/2014

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Spokane Sewage Could Be Tested For Marijuana Level

The author of Washington’s recreational marijuana law has suggested that Spokane test its sewage for traces of the cannabis chemical THC, to get a more accurate picture of pot use by residents

CBS Seattle–09/24/2014

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Some Concerned About Car Computers’ Effect On Privacy

Connecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.

08/06/2014

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Lawsuit: Feds Retaliating Against Hunger Strikers

Two legal groups are suing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, saying it is retaliating against immigrant hunger strikers at a Washington detention center by placing them in solitary confinement — something the agency denies.

CBS Seattle–04/03/2014

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ACLU Report: Pot Charges Plummet In Washington

A primary backer of Washington’s legalization of marijuana is reporting a massive drop in pot possession charges last year.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2014

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Some On No-Fly List Claim They’re Deprived Of Due Process Rights

Thirteen people say their placement on the no-fly list deprives them of their due process rights, while lawyers defending the U.S. government say explaining such placement would involve classified information and endanger national security.

03/18/2014

Portland Airport Sued Over Anti-Logging Ad

A conservation group and the American Civil Liberties Union have sued to get an advertisement against federal logging legislation placed at Portland International Airport.

CBS Seattle–09/27/2013

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Alaska Personnel Board Makes Gay Partners ‘Family’

Same-sex partners of state employees will be considered as immediate family under action taken Thursday by the Alaska State Personnel Board.

CBS Seattle–09/19/2013

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ACLU, Wash. File Lawsuits Against Florist For Denying Gay Couple Wedding Flowers

The American Civil Liberties Union in Washington state has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Kennewick gay couple denied service at a flower shop.

04/18/2013

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Oregon Lawmakers Considering Bills To Regulate Use Of Drones To Ensure Privacy

As the nation debates the use of drones to hunt terrorism suspects abroad, Oregon lawmakers are considering legislation that would regulate how drones could be used here.

03/20/2013

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