Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a law that will allow family members to ask a judge to step in if a mental health professional will not involuntarily commit a relative they believe could be suicidal or a danger to others.
A bill aiming to halt human trafficking in Montana is one vote away from passing through the Legislature.
U.S. Sen. Patty Murray says she has reached an agreement with her Republican counterpart on the Senate education committee to fix the federal No Child Left Behind education law.
Months after suspending operations in Portland, Uber is on the verge of returning to the city and operating under regulations.
Lawmakers around the country have been taking up various bills that cater to the growing microbrewery industry.
A florist in Washington state who refused to provide flowers for a gay wedding plans to appeal a judge’s ruling that she broke a state antidiscrimination law.
The jury awarded Apple nearly $120 million, much lower than the $2.2 billion Apple demanded.
Legislation in new crime bill will revoke a legal exemption that allow police officers to have sex with prostitutes.
Police say officers need legal protection to catch lawbreakers in the act.
Bill would help protect anyone under 18 from being forced to undergo “gay conversion therapy.”