How are exhibits handled in a civil proceeding?

The general process for courts' handling of exhibits is applicable to civil proceedings.  For specific instructions on handling exhibits see one of the following:

For information on destruction of records for exhibits, please review the court-level specific Records Retention Schedule posted on the Washington Secretary of State Web page Local Government Records Retention Schedules.

Judges can review the appropriate case type or court level Benchbook  located in the Judge's Resources section of the Inside Courts Web site.  Use the search box on the right side of the page to search on the word exhibit.  Each section of the selected benchbook that contains the word exhibit will appear.

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