GAL grievances

Penny Allen filed this request with the Kitsap County Superior Court of Kitsap County, WA.
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Est. Completion Nov. 28, 2018


From: Penny Allen

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Washington Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

and Washington State GR 31.1, I hereby request the following records:

• All grievances filed with Kitsap County Superior Court and Kitsap County Juvenile Court against any Guardian Ad Litems/ CASA and/or Custody Investigators who were appointed by the Court to serve on any matters within the jurisdiction of the Court, including any judicial actions. Please limit your search to the time period 1/01/2015 to present.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Penny Allen

From: Kitsap County Superior Court

Good morning, Ms. Allen:

Please find, attached, the Superior Court's 5-day response to your email of October 8, 2018 in which you have requested court administrative records under Washington State General Rule 31.1.

Thank you very much.

Frank A. Maiocco, Jr.
Court Administrator
Kitsap County Superior Court

From: Penny Allen

Mr. Maiocco,
I see that as of October 18, 2018 your office started posting grievances on the Kitsap County Website registry. The recent postings satisfy this request as I am able to access them there. You may consider this request closed.
Thank you.

From: Kitsap County Superior Court

I am scheduled out of the office on Friday, October 19, 2018, and Monday, October 22, 2018. I will have limited access to email during this time. I will respond to any waiting messages on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.

If you need immediate attention, please contact Lorraine at or Jessica at

Thank you very much.