Entries by Mark Cassell

Marijuana in Spokane

The Spokane Marijuana Issue Three years after the legalization of the use of marijuana in Washington in 2013, many cities and towns are still struggling with the issue. Spokane is no exception. While states like Oregon, which legalized the possession and cultivation of marijuana by adults 21 years and older in July 2015, seem to […]

Spokane Windstorms May Interfere with Parenting Plans

Spokane family law attorneys understand that inclement weather can cause problems for parents who are trying to comply with a parenting plan. That concern is particularly pressing as windstorms, snow, falling temperatures, and major power outages cause problems for divorced couples whose holiday plans with their children might be disrupted. Noncompliance with parenting plans Parenting […]

Can I Move from Spokane and Take My Kids with Me?

Parents living in Spokane often ask their family law attorneys whether they can move their children to another city or state. The answer will depend upon the unique circumstances of your situation. The most important rule to bear in mind is that you should never relocate the children without obtaining legal advice about the procedures […]

Michael Phelps Discusses His DUI Conviction

Drivers who are arrested for driving under the influence in Spokane and other Washington communities understand what Michael Phelps meant when he told Sports Illustrated that he was in “a really dark place” after his 2014 DUI arrest. An arrest for driving under the influence is the only time that most people become involved in […]