Newman Law News

Below you will find reference links to Newman Law in the news media, online references, and active links to local cases.

2018

A Legislative Internship Opens Eyes and Doors - SMU - July 2018

Second Amendment group asks court to block gun initiative from the ballot - The Olympian- July 2018

Fine print on Gun-Control Petitions Causes Ruckus - WND June 2018

TVW Impact -Arlene's Flowers case - Watch show online here: TVW 06102018

2012

Olympia Bar Owner to allow Pot Smoking - KING TV Seattle, Dec. 2012

Frankie's Sports Bar Welcomes Pot Smokers - Huffington Post - Dec. 10, 2012

Like Amsterdam: Washington bar owner lets patrons get stoned - NBC News

Schaller eligible for judgeship, high court rules - Dec. 7, 2012

Frankie's Sports Bar in Olympia to allow pot smoking. Dec 6, 2012

Olympia bar owner allowing customers to smoke pot - The Olympian Dec, 7 2012

Obscenity-lace video by J.Z. Knight causes political storm - KIRO TV - Nov 1, 2012

Judge grants temporary restraining order to stop release of more Ramtha Videos - The Olympian

Supreme Court to decide residency issue for judical candidates - The Olympian-Sept 2012

Schallers name to remain on ballot: judge rejects residency challenge - The Olympian - Sept 2012

2nd Candidate seeks to have Schallers name taken off ballot-The Olympian - Aug 2012

Petition requests that Shaller's name stay off November ballot-The Olympian - Aug 2012

Schaller's name to remain on ballot for Thurston County judge's race-The Olympian-July 2012

Law-vs.-constitution fight over judgeship heats up- The Olympian- July 2012

Attorney wants Thurston judge candidate taken off the ballot-The Olympian-June 2012

One of three initiative-reform bills stays alive - The Olympian

Former WACO employees plan to sue - The Olympian - April 2012

Go here for prepared remarks from Shawn Newman, an Olympia lawyer who is also| Washington state director for the Initiative and Referendum Institute based at the University of Southern California- The Olympian

2008

State high court hears Eugster case - Sept. 18, 2008 Spokesman Review

Wash. Court: Smoking ban applies to private clubs - KING 5 TV - Sept 11, 2008

High Court: Smoking ban applies to private clubs - KOMO TV4 -Sept. 11, 2008

State High Court: Smoking ban applies to private clubs - SeattePI - Sept. 11, 2008

Supreme Court rule smoking ban applies to private clubs - Seattle Times, Sept 11, 2008

State Smoking Ban case could affect Frankie's - The Olympian - Sept 11, 2008

Smoking out the loopholes: Bar, club owners fight ban - Spokesman Review July 2008

Bar owner found in contempt; Frankies smoking area is not private - 6/10/08Eugster Attorney Hopeful: High Court Weighs Suspension - Spokesman Review / 5/15/08

Frankie's starts members-only club to deal with state smoking law - May 2008

Thurston County Court denied TCHD contempt request against Frankies KOMO:http://www.komotv.com/news/18809364.html - May 2008 (video)

City Official Berates man before leaving Eatonville meeting" Tribune - Mar. 2008

Tacoma New Tribune "Imitative-signatures bill poses threat to process" March 2008

Limiting votert initiative powers is unconstitutional, The Olympian; Feb 2008

Tavern owner's motion ok'd: New judge granted in smoking ban case; Feb 2008

Limiting vote initiative powers is unconstitutional" Feb 6, 2008Committees OKs bill on initiative registration - The Olympian, Feb 2008

House bill would require paid signature gatherers to register

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 12 February 2008

Proposal would regulate petitions; Eyman battles registration effort The Spokesman-Review, 12 February 2008

Committee OKs bill on initiative registration The Olympian, 6 February 2008

Disbar Eugster, bar association panel recommends The Spokesman-Review, 26 January 2008

Spotlight on signature-gatherers sparks debate The Olympian, 19 January 2008

Spotlight on signature-gatherers sparks debate - The Olympian, Jan 2008

2001

www.fear.org/fearlist/010323a.html -... March 23, 2001 Hugh J. McGavick: 360/438-0212 Shawn Newman: 360/866-2322 ... Co-counsel Shawn Newman added that "We have a Kafka-esque situation in which the ...

BEFORE THE PUBLIC DISCLOSURE COMMISSION

Protect Our Pets and Wildlife. www.pdc.wa.gov/archive/compliance/reports/pdf/Prot... •

soundpolitics.com/SharkanskyvReedReply2.pdf court erred by ordering plaintiff in litigation to seek public ..

Jordon v. City of Seattle, Washington Supreme Court No. 68805-2 (2001)

In this 2001 case, citizens submitted a petition

www.iandrinstitute.org/New%20IRI%20Website%20Info/...

THURSTON COUNTY ARBITRATION PANEL ...

www.co.thurston.wa.us/superior/docs/Master%20Profi... •

BEFORE THE DISCIPLINARY BOARD OF THE WASHINGTON STATE BAR ASSOCIATION...

www.dougschafer.com/D-BoardHearing.pdf

Washington . initiatives on the ballot in 2000 and 2001 that passed overwhelmingly. .

www.iandrinstitute.org/Washington.htm

SENATE BILL REPORT PRO STRIKING AMENDMENT

HOUSE BILL REPORT An act relating to communications with government branches or agencies and selfâ?�regulatory organizations. www.foxisland.net/no_tolls.asp

Sound Politics: Post-Mortem Legal Analysis (II)

2001 SEC document, our felon friends had contracted for absentee ...

www.soundpolitics.com/archives/004590.html

direct democracy: the initiative and referendum process in washington

Supporting and Opposing Statewide Initiatives, 1975-2001 . Shawn Newman, Olympia attorney nd WA State Director of the. Initiative and Referendum Institute ...

www.lwvwa.org/i&r_study/init-ref-study.pdf

The Seattle Times: Postman on Politics

www.wsba.org/media/publications/barnews/2004/feb-04-discipline.htm

Cobb completed the complaint in March 2001 and the client filed it with the ... Shawn Newman, Donald H. Mullins, and Douglas Schafer represented Mr. Schafer. ...

www.wsba.org/media/publications/barnews/2004/feb-0...

2003 Senate Bill 5179 - Washington Votes

The bill specifically permits common mole and gopher traps. ... February 11, 2003, by Stewart A. Metz; Shawn Newman, Initiative Referendum Inst. ...

www.washingtonvotes.org/2003-SB-5179