Find Your Court Date – Washington Court website providing information regarding court dates in misdemeanor matters (district and municipal courts).
Washington State Court Directory – Washington Court website providing locations, contact information, and links to websites/directions for all state courts in Washington.
A Citizen’s Guide to the Washington Courts – Description of Various court levels, types of cases handled, etc.
Washington’s Sentencing Guidelines for Felony Charges – Standard ranges for state law felonies, with other information about sentencing, alternatives to in-custody time, etc.
Washington State Department of Corrections – Administers criminal sanctions for Superior Court matters (so mainly felony sentences), as well as supervision through DOC after release.
Municipal Research and Services Center of Washington – A great site for local government information, all city codes and court rules, as well as other legal research tools.
The Revised Code of Washington – The statutes of Washington State.
King County Jail Register for Inmate Lookup and Booking Info – Booking data, bail amounts, etc. for inmates in King County jail (does not include other jail facilities run by other cities in King).
City and County Jail Information for entire State – Through Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs.
The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws – National organization educating and lobbying to change marijuana laws (decriminalize, improve medical marijuana laws, etc.)
ACLU of Washington – Medical Marijuana Information – Information about medical marijuana, Washington’s medical marijuana laws, etc.
Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator – Find Recognized substance abuse treatment agencies in your area.
Verify the Status of a Washington State Driver’s License – Check to see if a Washington driver’s license is suspended, revoked, or unrestricted.
Here is a list of some recommended legal resources:
Drivers License Suspensions, Hearings, and Restricted Licenses – Information about various license suspensions, revocations, hearings to contest actions against your license, and how to apply for a “restricted” license.
W.A.T.C.H. – Check the Washington State Patrol’s records for all convictions on a person’s history. The fee for this process is $10, and will be taken via a credit card application online.
The Federal Court system – Information about U.S. courts and their structure.
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington – Information about the federal court that serves the area west of the Cascade Mountains and from Oregon to the Canadian border. The district has courthouses in Seattle and Tacoma.