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After latest attack, King County Courthouse employees rally for ‘violence-free’ workplace

08.07.21

King County Sexual Assault Resource Center, which provides legal advocacy for sexual assault victims at the courthouse, announced Friday it would allow its employees and clients to opt out of attending in-person meetings and hearings in the building.

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King County’s courts are ‘barely keeping up’ with a massive backlog of cases due to the COVID-19 pandemic

07.16.21

Some 400 sexual assault victims have already been waiting nearly two years to testify against the people accused of hurting them.

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05.20.21

Among the backlog of cases in King County Superior Court are 408 sexual assault victims who have been waiting an average of 563 days from the time the defendant in their case was arraigned.

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