Politics Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Tom Chambers
SEATTLE (AP) - Retired Washington state Supreme Court Justice Tom Chambers died Wednesday night at his Issaquah, Wash., home, his older daughter said.
Chambers, who was 70, died of mouth and throat cancer, daughter Jolie Lofink said.
Elected to the state's high court in 2000, he retired last Dec. 31.
Chambers was born and raised in the Yakima Valley, and grew up working on cars in his father's gas station, according to biographical information supplied by family friend Lori...