Lawsuit against Spokane Gun Club fails
Thorpe No Shooting Area now divided in two as shooting range development nears approval
Last updated 1/30/2020 at 10:58am
MEDICAL LAKE — A lawsuit filed in Spokane Superior Court contesting Spokane County’s removal of a no-shooting designation ahead of development of the Spokane Gun Club’s proposed shooting range north of Medical Lake and west of Fairchild Air Force Base has failed.
The Whitehead’s, an extended family with property near the proposed range, collectively filed the lawsuit alleging Spokane County incorrectly interpreted and applied a county code that allowed a no-shooting designation to be lifted in part of the Thorpe No Shooting Area.
Central to their case is language in county code stat...