SPMIRLJ 6.8 Motion Practice

All motion settings shall be served on the Prosecuting Attorney for the City five (5) days prior to the date set on the Motion and Order Form. The Municipal Court Clerk's Office shall furnish dates each week for the hearing of motions on contested infractions. It will be at the discretion of the Judge or Commissioner, after ruling on the motion, whether the infraction can then proceed to contested hearing immediately, or be reset on a contested docket. Failure to comply with the above procedure may result in the Court striking the motion.

(Adopted Jan. 2, 2009; amended effective Sept. 1, 2011.)

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Contact Information

Municipal Court Clerk's Office
1100 W Mallon Ave
Spokane, WA 99260

Audio Recordings

Most of the hearings held in Spokane Municipal Court are digitally recorded. To access the audio recording for a specific hearing:

  • Click on the Search Recordings link below.
  • Click on the filter icon
  • Under "Filter By Agency:" you must search City of Spokane, WA Municipal Court
  • Clink on the docket and the recording will begin playing.

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Bench Copies

To serve bench copies to a Judicial Officer please email:
Jeanine Sword
Judicial Administrative Assistant

Please ensure compliance with SPMCrRLJ 8.2(d).