2014 REPORTS

Reports of Investigation, Notices of Administrative Charges,
Stipulations, Case Related Documents, and Post-Hearing Orders


Commission Meeting July 24, 2014

Enforcement and Report to the Commission 

(45-day Citizen Action Complaint) PDC Tracking No. T14-107 

District and Municipal Court Judges Association (DMCJA); Sam Meyer; Brett Buckley; and Thurston County, PDC Tracking No. T14-107 involving alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.600, .615, and .630 by failing to register and report as lobbyists, and failing to report as a lobbyist employer.

Special Commission Meeting July 8, 2014

Enforcement

Bill Littlejohn, Case No. 14-013 involving alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.435 by concealing the identity of the true source of seven contributions totaling $7,500, made in cash; and RCW 42.17A.475 by failing to make the seven contributions by a written instrument, for contributions made to Citizens Against Fire District 2 Levy, a political committee registered in opposition to Proposition 1, a fire district levy lid lift ballot proposition on the November 5, 2013 general election ballot.

Commission Meeting - June 26, 2014

Enforcement

Jennifer Walther, Spokane School District No. 81 (Spokane Public Schools) Case No. 14-053 involving alleged violations of ECW 42.17.130 (recodified January 1, 2012 as RCW 42.17A.555) by using or authorizing the use of school district facilities, including her email account, to promote a school district ballot proposition in 2009, and to assist the 2011 campaign of a candidate for school director.

 Yes on I-522 Committee, Case No. 14-011 (45-day Citizen Action Complaint) involving alleged violations of RCW 42.17A.235 and .240 by failing to timely disclose in-kind contributions received from supporters of I-522.

Commission Meeting - May 22, 2014

Enforcement and Report to Commission (45-day Citizen Action Complaint)

Supporters of I-522 (Organic Consumers Association; Organic Consumers Fund; Organic Consumers Fund Committee to Label GMOs in Washington State (OCF-WA State PAC); Volunteers for I-522Parents.org; Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps; and Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream) PDC Tracking number T14-053

Commission Meeting - April 24, 2014

Mark Anderson Spokane School District No. 81 (Spokane Public Schools) Officials and Employees, PDC Case No. 12-145

Food Democracy Action! and Food Democracy Action! Yes on I-522 to Label GMO's in Washington (FDA-WA State PAC) PDC Case No. 14-007

Yes on I-522 Committee, Case No. 14-011- Held over to May 22, 2014 regular Commission meeting

Commission Meeting - February 27, 2014

Spokane School District No. 81 (Spokane Public Schools) Officials and Employees, PDC Case No. 14-021-14-051 (12-145)

Group A (Stipulated violations and no penalty)

Group B (Stipulated violations and $250 penalty with $200 suspended)
Group C (Stipulated violations and $500 penalty with $400 suspended)
  • Chuck Demarest, Case No. 14-026 | Final Order
  • Dave Hughes, Case No. 14-032 | Final Order
  • Deb Johnson, Case No. 14-034  | Final Order
  • Mike Page, Case No. 14-044  | Final Order
  • Carol Pederson, Case No. 14-045  | Final Order
  • Marie Peterson-Holland (formerly Marie Holland), Case No. 14-048  | Final Order
  • Michael Syron, Case No. 14-050  | Final Order
  • Mary Templeton, Case No. 14-051  | Final Order

    • Group D (Stipulated violations and $500 penalty with $300 suspended)


      Group E (Stipulated violations and $700 penalty with $400 suspended)
      • Mark Anderson, Case No. 12-145 - Held over to March 27, 2014 regular Commission meeting

      Other Action

      • Recommended Dismissal of Additional Employees (Group F)
      • Recommended Dismissal of Remaining Allegations


      Commission Meeting - January 23, 2014

      Report to Commission re: 45-Day Citizen Action Letters
      Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), PDC Case No. 14-002

      Reconsideration of Final Commission Order re: