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Craig Jay Matheson

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Craig Jay Matheson
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Current Court Information:
Benton/Franklin Superior Court, Washington
Title:   Former judge
Active:   1993-4/30/2013
Preceded by:   Al Yencopal
Succeeded by:   Sal Mendoza, Jr.
Past position:   Judge, Benton County District Court
Past term:   1987-1993
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Northwestern University in Chicago
Law School:   Gonzaga Law School

Craig Jay Matheson was a superior court judge for Benton/Franklin Superior Court in Washington.[1] He retired on April 30, 2013.[2]


Matheson earned his bachelor's degree in economics from Northwestern University in Chicago and his J.D. from Gonzaga Law School.[2]




Matheson was re-elected to another term on the Benton/Franklin Superior Court.[2]

Awards and associations

Matheson was named "Judge of the Year" in 2002 by the Washington State Trial Lawyers Association.[2]

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