Election: Fall, 2008
State High Court Composition
Method of selection: Election at large. Const. Art. 4, § 3. Unexpired terms are filled by gubernatorial appointment.
Justices: Gerry L. Alexander (endorsed by D), Charles W. Johnson (unknown), Barbara Madsen (no info), Richard B. Sanders (no info), Bobbe J. Bridge (appointed by Locke (D)), Tom Chambers (endorsed by D), Susan Owens (endorsed by D), Mary E. Fairhurst (D), James M. Johnson (endorsed by R) (Last updated 12/26/07)
- American Judicature Society, Judicial Selection in the States: Washington
- Washington Democrats in control and expecting gains, Columbian (Vancouver, WA), September 16, 2006.
- Judicial races may change court’s balance, Seattle Times, October 6, 2002.