In the Superior Court of the State of Washington
For the County of King
THE STATE OF WASHINGTON ) No. 81-1-02714-4
RICHARD WAYNE BEN-NETH, aka ) Judgment and Sentence
LAURENCE WILLIAM BENNETT )
The Prosecuting Attorney with the above-named defendant and counsel
Ed Gibson came into court. The defendant was duly informed by the Court
of the nature of the amended information found against him for the
crime(s) UNLAWFUL ISSUANCE OF CHECKS OR DRAFTS, COUNTS I, II, III,
IV, V AND VI, of his arraignment and plea of “Not guilty of the offense
charged in the amended information,” of his trial and the verdict of the
jury/finding of the court on the 26th day of October, 1981, “guilty as
The defendant was then asked if he had any legal cause to show why judgment
should not be pronounced against him, to which he replied he had none.
And no sufficient cause being shown or appearing to the Court, the Court
renders its judgment: That whereas the said defendant has been duly convicted
by the jury in this Court, it is therefore,
ORDERED, ADJUDGED and DECREED that the said defendant is guilty of the
crime(s) of UNLAWFUL ISSUANCE OF CHECKS OR DRAFTS, COUNTS I AND V, Class “C”
Felony, RCW 9A.56.060(1)(3)&(4); COUNTS II, III, IV AND VI Gross
Misdemeanor, RCW 9A.56.060(1) and (5) and that he be sentenced to imprisonment
in such penal institution or correction facility, under the jurisdiction and
supervision of the Department of Corrections pursuant to the provisions of
RCW 72.13.120, for a maximum term of not more than FIVE (5) years each count.
Concurrent and Concurrent With 81765 and a minimum term to be fixed by the
Board of Prison Terms and Paroles.
The defendant is herby remanded to the custody of the King County Depart-
ment of Rehabilitative Services to be by them detained until called for by the
transportation officers of the Department of Corrections, authorized to conduct
him to the Washington Corrections Center.
DONE IN OPEN COURT this 20 day of Nov, 1981.