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36 people avoided jail time last year through Olympia’s Community Court

Thirty-six people avoided jail time last year through Olympia’s Community Court program, an alternative court that aims to cut down on recidivism by filling participants’ basic needs. Community Court also found a permanent home in a city-owned building east of the Lee Creighton Justice Center, allowing the program to add drug treatment and mental health services.

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Man accused of causing fatal wreck charged

Dillon Zachary Nash, 22, is arraigned Jan. 13 in Pierce County Superior Court, in connection to a fatal wreck in Lakewood. The Oct. 21 crash on Interstate 5 killed 46-year-old Jason Ley. Prosecutors accused Nash of causing the wreck by driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, and they charged him with vehicular homicide.

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Man accused of causing fatal wreck charged

Dillon Zachary Nash, 22, is arraigned Jan. 13 in Pierce County Superior Court, in connection to a fatal wreck in Lakewood. The Oct. 21 crash on Interstate 5 killed 46-year-old Jason Ley. Prosecutors accused Nash of causing the wreck by driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, and they charged him with vehicular homicide.
Alexis Krell akrell@thenewstribune.com
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Man accused of causing fatal wreck charged

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