Washington State Supreme Court Justice to speak at Pre-Law Day

PULLMAN — Debra L. Stephens, Washington Supreme Court justice, will deliver the keynote address for Washington State University’s Cougar Pre-Law Day at 1 p.m. on April 10 in the Smith Center for Undergraduate Education (CUE), room 518. Stephens will speak on law as an avenue to public service.   A native of Spokane, Stephens took […]

The Exonerated showcases judicial system

PULLMAN – WSU’s Theatre Program presents “The Exonerated” Feb. 7-9 and Feb. 14-16 at 8 p.m. in Jones Theatre, Daggy Hall.  The award-winning play by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen tells the true stories of six people wrongfully convicted of heinous crimes and their eventual release from death row.  Terry Converse directs this hard-hitting, powerful […]

Expert joins WSU Spokane criminal justice program

Bryan Vila, a nationally recognized expert on crime control and human performance issues and a former law enforcement officer, is joining the criminal justice faculty at Washington State University Spokane.Vila most recently directed the Crime Control and Prevention Research Division of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ)  the research arm of the U.S. Department of […]

Additional Attic investigation requested by Pullman police

The regional director for the U.S. Department of Justice’s Community Relations Service arrived in Pullman Tuesday morning to review and assess the handling of a fight at the Attic nightclub and the adjoining Top of China restaurant on Sept. 8 by the Pullman Police Department. The occurrence, which involved the use of pepper spray, is […]