In an article for the WSAJ Trial News, Jay Krulewitch and Michael Kolker discuss their appellage victory in Rutherford v. McKissack which occurred when the City of Seattle’s Petition for Certiorari was denied by the U.S. Supreme Court. As mentioned in the article, kudos to Leonard Feldman and Sara Berry, with Stoel Rives, who were the lead appellate counsel on this case after the City had appealed the One Dollar Verdict obtained at the trial level before the Honorable Marsha Pechman in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington.
Seattle Times Reporter, Mike Carter, has written a piece about Federal Judge Robart’s approval of a broad, sweeping new use of force policy for the Seattle Police Department. His acceptance of the new SPD use of force policy was announced on December 17, 2013.
Article for Washington State Association of Justice Trial News on the Andrew Rutherford Case