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Dow Constantine


Comments from Executive Constantine on Judge Mary Yu's appointment to state Supreme Court

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King County Executive Dow Constantine congratulates Superior Court Judge Mary Yu on her appointment by Governor Jay Inslee to the Washington State Supreme Court. She is the first Asian American and the first openly gay member of the state's highest court.

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King County Executive Dow Constantine congratulates Superior Court Judge Mary Yu on her appointment by Governor Jay Inslee to the Washington State Supreme Court. She is the first Asian American and the first openly gay member of the state's highest court.

"Congratulations to King County Superior Court Judge Mary Yu on her appointment to the Washington State Supreme Court. During her 14 years of service as a trial judge, she has earned her reputation as an independent, thoughtful, and respectful judge. With her appointment, the diversity of our state will be better reflected in our highest court. The people of Washington will be well served by Justice Yu."

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Here is the press release from Governor Jay Inslee's office.



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Dow Constantine
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