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Miscellaneous

Forms for a variety of circumstances as well as informational forms that don't fit into any of the specific categories.

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10 Ways to find Help with Your Case
 1219 Downloads
 504.74 KB
 11-18-2016

Tips for self represented victims of domestic violence. An article by Amanda Kay, JD, Program Attorney with the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges. Not specific to Washington but a very good article.

Court Organizational Chart
 1633 Downloads
 187.12 KB
 07-08-2019

Full Color Organizational Chart of the Cowlitz Superior Court in PDF

Superior Court Operational Overview
 1092 Downloads
 330.41 KB
 01-26-2017

Superior Court Operational Overview

10 steps for Presenting Evidence in your Case
 1228 Downloads
 592.23 KB
 11-18-2016

Article on general tips for presenting evidence in court by Author: Nancy Ver Steegh, Professor of Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Consultant, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges. This is NOT specific to Washington State Evidence law but a generally helpful article.

Administrative Record Request Form
 1540 Downloads
 41.33 KB
 01-05-2016

Form for requesting information from the courts under General Rule GR 31.1

The process and general rules for modification of a Domestic Violence Protection Order.

2013 Strategic Plan
 2080 Downloads
 2.8 MB
 11-12-2013

A full copy of the 2013 Superior Court Strategic Plan in PDF format.

Washington State Constitution
 1981 Downloads
 1.21 MB
 01-27-2013

The Washington Constitution (yes we have our own, and it is different in many respects than the Federal Constitution) in Adobe PDF Format. Most citizens have never read this document. Here's your chance!

Jury Brochure
 2296 Downloads
 34.25 KB
 01-27-2013

Information for Jurors from the State Court Administrator

Washington Court guide
 1880 Downloads
 509.07 KB
 01-27-2013

Pro Se Court Information
 1948 Downloads
 53.51 KB
 01-27-2013

Information from the State Court Administrator for self represented Litigants.

Criminal Caseflow and Court Expectations
 2174 Downloads
 490.4 KB
 01-27-2013

The expectations the court will have of different parties to the litigation in criminal matters when the 2013 Criminal Case Processing changes go into effect.

Kid's coloring book to prepare for court
 1862 Downloads
 3.98 MB
 01-27-2013

Prepared by the State Administrator for Courts to help kids understand the court process.

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