Synopsis: Whether the “saving statute,” RCW 10.01.040, permits a 1987 indecent liberties conviction to serve as the predicate offense for a current charge of unlawful possession of a firearm even though in 1988 the indecent liberties statute was amended to decriminalize the act that formed the basis of the defendant’s conviction.
Petitioner: Kenneth Eugene Lamb
Respondent: State of Washington
Argument: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 2:30pm
[Source: TVW, http://tvw.org]
Audio: Washington Supreme Court
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