SEATTLE - The Division I Washington Court of Appeals on Aug. 12 affirmed a defense verdict in a personal injury case brought against a municipality, finding no errors in the trial court's decision to deny summary judgment for the plaintiff and declining to give a jury instruction (Katti Hofstetter v. The City of Bellingham, No. 68156-7-I, Wash. App., Div. 1; 2013 Wash. App. LEXIS 1858).