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Sen. Don Benton

Screen capture of Sen. Don Benton. He said he was prepared to go into another special legislative session to ensure that the Legislature preserves the Senate goal of not raising taxes. (Credit: donbenton.src.wastateleg.org)

Wash. Lawmakers May Miss Another Major Deadline

Washington lawmakers may not complete their work on time — again. This time, the stakes are getting higher.

06/07/2013

A proposed Washington State law would force married couples to wait a full year before finalizing a divorce. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Debate Forcing Couples To Wait Full Year Before Finalizing Divorce

People filing for divorce in Washington state must now wait 90 days before it can become final.

CBS Seattle–02/15/2013