child abuse Girl Rescued From Trash And Feces-Filled House Receives $4 Million Settlement By Austin Jenkins • Nov 13, 2017 Lake Stevens Police Department Listen Listening... / 1:06 The state of Washington has agreed to pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit involving a 7-year-old girl named Cheyene who was rescued from a trash and feces-filled house in Lake Stevens in 2015. ‘This Is Big Stuff’: Judge Orders Washington To Pay $100K Sanction For Withholding Emails By Austin Jenkins • Jun 22, 2017 Listen Listening... / 1:05 For the second time in less than a year, the state of Washington has been sanctioned for failing to turn over evidence in a civil court case. Should Pornography Be Declared A Public Health Threat? By Austin Jenkins • Sep 16, 2016 TVW Listen Listening... / 1:00 If you thought the battle over pornography ended with The People vs. Larry Flynt, think again. Utah has taken the step of declaring pornography a public health threat much like tobacco. And now it’s on the agenda in Washington state. Child Abuse Reports Increase; Washington Case Workers Face Down 'Crisis' By Austin Jenkins • Dec 5, 2014 Austin Jenkins / Northwest News Network Listen Listening... / 5:05 The agency that oversees child welfare in Washington wants to hire nearly 100 more child protection workers. Washington Pays Record $9.75M To Settle Child Abuse Case By Austin Jenkins • Oct 10, 2014 Listen Listening... / 1:04 The state of Washington has agreed to pay a record amount to settle a case of child abuse and neglect. 'Keep Kids Safe' Could Join Long List Of Defunct Oregon License Plates By Chris Lehman • Oct 28, 2013 Oregon DMV Listen Listening... / 1:15 An Oregon license plate meant to raise money for child abuse prevention programs could soon be canceled due to lack of interest.