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Old 08-22-2019, 01:50 PM
Really Not All That Bright is offline
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Originally Posted by Exapno Mapcase View Post
Two courts with differing decisions. Plop. Right in the laps of the Supreme Court.
SCOTUS does not care overmuch about different results reached by state versus federal courts on federal questions; the federal court's decision controls (at least within that circuit). If the decisions directly conflict, it doesn't matter what the WA Supreme Court thinks because it's an issue of federal constitutional law.
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