Rules of the district and municipal courts in Washington
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Published by Butterworth Legal Publishers in Seattle .
Written in English



  • Washington (State),
  • Seattle Region.


  • Court rules -- Washington (State),
  • District courts -- Washington (State) -- Seattle Region.,
  • Municipal courts -- Washington (State) -- Seattle Region.

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Edition Notes

Cover title.

ContributionsButterworth Legal Publishers.
LC ClassificationsKFW529 .A2 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2392912M
ISBN 100409205508
LC Control Number87022429

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