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Legal Statutes: Washington

UPDATED August 10, 2017

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Chapter 10.14. Harassment

back to top10.14.160. Where action may be brought

For the purposes of this chapter an action may be brought in:

(1) The judicial district of the county in which the alleged acts of unlawful harassment occurred;

(2) The judicial district of the county where any respondent resides at the time the petition is filed;

(3) The judicial district of the county where a respondent may be served if it is the same county or judicial district where a respondent resides;

(4) The municipality in which the alleged acts of unlawful harassment occurred;

(5) The municipality where any respondent resides at the time the petition is filed; or

(6) The municipality where a respondent may be served if it is the same county or judicial district where a respondent resides.

History: [2005 c 196 § 2; 1992 c 127 § 1; 1987 c 280 § 16.]