Asotin County Judge makes first court appearance

Asotin County Superior Court Judge Scott Gallina made his first court appearance Thursday where he faces charges of second-degree rape, indecent liberties and fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation. 

Spokane County Superior Court Judge Michael Price presided over the hearing conducted at the Courthouse Annex in Asotin. 

Following the hearing, Gallina was released on $50,000 bond and was ordered to surrender his courthouse keys and to stay in Washington and Idaho. 

Gallina’s arraignment was set for 9 a.m. on May 6th.  (Lewiston Tribune)