Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
The Attorney General and Stephen C. Way, Assistant, for appellant.
Archie Baker (of Baker, Mardesich & Griffin), for respondent.
The Supreme Court of Washington, En Banc.
This case presents for the first time the question of the responsibility of the parole board under that portion of RCW 9.95.040, which provides as follows:
"The following limitations are placed on the board of prison terms and paroles with regard to fixing the duration of confinement in certain cases, notwithstanding any provisions of law specifying a lesser sentence, to wit:
"(1) For a person not previously convicted of a felony but...
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