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Pierce County Superior Court Criminal Case 20-1-01536-1
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Defendant: EZRA ALEXANDER FLEMING RALSTON
Access: Public
Jurisdiction: SUPERIOR CT - PIERCE CTY
Initial Arrest Date: 05/18/2020

 Attorneys
Type Name Firm Role
Pros KAWYNE A. LUND Prosecuting Attorney LEAD COUNSEL
Pros RICHARD WEYRICH Prosecuting Attorney CO COUNSEL
Defe PETER REICH Pierce County Dept of Assigned Counsel LEAD COUNSEL
Defe MICHAEL R. KAWAMURA Pierce County Dept of Assigned Counsel CO COUNSEL

 Charges
Count Type Description RCW Disposition Sentence Date
1 Original AGGRAVATED MURDER IN THE FIRST DEGREE 10.95.020(10) , 9A.32.030(1)(a)    

2 Original AGGRAVATED MURDER IN THE FIRST DEGREE 10.95.020(10) , 9A.32.030(1)(a)    


 Filings 
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Filing Date Filing Access Pages Microfilm
05/20/2020  INFORMATION Public 2
05/20/2020  AFFIDAVIT/DETERMINATION FOR PROBABLE CAUSE Public 4
05/21/2020  AFFIDAVIT/DETERMINATION FOR PROBABLE CAUSE Public 3
05/21/2020  NOTICE TO LAW ENFORCEMENT Public 1
05/21/2020  NOTICE TO LAW ENFORCEMENT Public 1
05/21/2020  PRE-TRIAL INDIGENCY REPORT Sealed 3
05/21/2020  ORDER ESTABLISHING CONDITIONS OF RELEASE Public 2
05/21/2020  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
05/21/2020  ORDER ON PRELIMINARY APPEARANCE Public 2
05/21/2020  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
05/21/2020  ORDER ESTABLISHING CONDITIONS OF RELEASE Public 2
05/22/2020  NOTICE OF APPEARANCE Public 2
05/22/2020  NOTICE OF APPEARANCE Public 2
06/04/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
06/08/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
06/22/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
06/26/2020  ORDER FOR CONTINUANCE OF TRIAL DATE Public 1
07/01/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
07/15/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
08/12/2020  ORDER FOR CONTINUANCE OF TRIAL DATE Public 1
09/02/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
09/03/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
09/22/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
10/02/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
10/21/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
11/13/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
11/23/2020  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
01/12/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
01/19/2021  RESTITUTION INFORMATION Confidential 4
01/19/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
02/02/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
02/16/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
02/17/2021  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
03/02/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
03/23/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
03/24/2021  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
03/30/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
04/28/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
04/28/2021  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
05/04/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
05/12/2021  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
05/18/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
05/20/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
06/08/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
06/23/2021  ORDER PERMITTING CONSUMPTION OF DNA SAMPLE Public 2
06/23/2021  ORDER FOR CONTINUANCE OF TRIAL DATE Public 1
07/09/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
07/14/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
07/23/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
07/27/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
08/12/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
08/17/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
09/14/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
09/14/2021  OMNIBUS ORDER Public 3
09/30/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
11/15/2021  MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR CONSUMPTION OF DNA EVIDENCE Public 24
11/15/2021  STATE'S LIST OF WITNESSES Public 6
11/16/2021  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
11/23/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
12/06/2021  MOTION TO COMPEL PRESENCE OF DEFENSE EXPERT Public 16
12/06/2021  JOINDER IN MOTION TO COMPEL Public 1
12/09/2021  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
12/09/2021  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
01/03/2022  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
01/04/2022  CLERK'S MINUTE ENTRY Public 2
01/04/2022  ORDER RE: DNA SAMPLES Public 3
01/04/2022  ORDER FOR HEARING Public 1
01/13/2022  RECEIPT OF DISCOVERY Public 1
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 Proceedings
Date Judge Dept Type Outcome
05/19/2020 01:30 PM CRIMINAL DIVISION 2 CD2 ARRAIGNMENT CONTINUED  

05/21/2020 11:00 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ ARRAIGNMENT ARRAIGNED  

07/01/2020 01:30 PM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

07/13/2020 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ JURY TRIAL CONTINUED  

08/12/2020 08:45 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

10/13/2020 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ JURY TRIAL CONTINUED  

02/18/2021 08:45 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

03/24/2021 01:30 PM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

04/28/2021 08:45 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

05/12/2021 08:45 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

06/23/2021 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ CONTINUANCE HELD  

06/23/2021 08:45 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING CONTINUED  

07/23/2021 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ TRIAL READINESS STATUS HEARING CONTINUED  

08/23/2021 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ JURY TRIAL CONTINUED  

09/14/2021 08:45 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ OMNIBUS HEARING HELD  

12/09/2021 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ TRIAL READINESS STATUS HEARING CONTINUED  

12/09/2021 09:00 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ MOTION (NOT CONTINUANCE) CANCELLED  

01/04/2022 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ TRIAL READINESS STATUS HEARING CONTINUED  

01/04/2022 09:00 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ MOTION (NOT CONTINUANCE) HELD  

02/18/2022 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ TRIAL READINESS STATUS HEARING  

03/16/2022 08:30 AM CRIMINAL DIVISION- PRESIDING JUDGE CDPJ JURY TRIAL  

 Incidents
Incident Number Law Enforcement Agency Offense Date
2013801562 PIERCE COUNTY SHERIFF 05/17/2020

 Superior Court Co-Defendants
Cause Number Defendant
20-1-01595-6 SEAN ROBERT HIGGINS
20-1-01598-1 SPENCER THEODORE KLEINE
20-1-01537-9 REBECKA RUTH NEUBAUER

 Judgments
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Created: Thursday January 20, 2022 6:33PM