2022 TROOPER JAYSON CATON Earns $714,000 Judgment Against the State of Washington as Damages for Whistleblower Retaliation.

On September 1, 2022, the Honorable Ken Schubert signed a judgment against the State of Washington ending a whistleblower retaliation lawsuit filed in King County.  Trooper Caton was a witness in Trooper Ryan Santhuff’s whistleblower lawsuit, and he testified at the Santhuff trial and was driven out of the Aviation group as a result.  Had the State not offered a judgment, the case was set to go to trial on September 6, 2022. Trooper Caton continues to work as a trooper in the Washington State Patrol.

Click here to see Caton complaint;

Click here to see offer of judgment;

Click here to see Caton acceptance of CR 68 offer;

Click here to see Caton Signed Judgment for $714,000.

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