Which court records are public and which are private?

Please refer to the online brochure located on the News & Info/Access to Court Records Brochure page of the Washington Courts Web site.  This comprehensive brochure includes information about:

  • Court records
  • Confidential records not available to the public
  • Restrictions for family law cases
  • Sealed documents
  • Available juror information
  • Viewing records online
  • Accessing records in court case management systems
  • Statutes and court rules governing access to court records
  • Publications and resources

See also:  Knowledge Base eService Answer: GR 31 - Public access to court records.

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