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Revised Arctic offshore drilling review released

...extraction of 1 billion barrels of oil. The groups said development was likely to be far more widespread and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals agreed.A supplemental review released for public comment in November assumed an extraction of 4.3...
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Law firm's shareholder members retire

...Norman Banfield joined him in 1935. Alumni of the firm also include former Alaska Attorney General Avrum Gross, Alaska Supreme Court Justice John Dimond and Alaska Supreme Court Justice and later 9th Circuit Court Judge Robert Boochever.
State to suspend same-sex marriage appeal

...Department of Law said. If the stay is granted, or if the 9th Circuit Court issues one on its own, the state's appeal marriage case, which is on appeal before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals," Attorney General Craig Richards said...
2014 a politically spicy year for Alaska

...through 2015.Some Alaskans have suggested that the additional weddings of same-sex couples - approved by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in a landmark decision that overturned an Alaska constitutional amendment - might be an economic boon as...
Feds finish draft of Arctic drilling document

...Originally, the agency used an estimate for an economically recoverable discovery of 1 billion barrels in the area; the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled earlier this year that the estimate was "arbitrary and capricious" and remanded the issue to Alaska...
My Turn: Reconsider the ferry system

...against a road and, in 2000, the people voted for improved ferry service instead of roads. This was long before the 9th Circuit Court Decision of 2009 and the appeal of 2011. The Katzehin River delta, which is Option 2B of the Juneau Access Improvements...
Empire Editorial: Begich did more than enough to keep his seat

...there's a lot to like about Sullivan, such his solutions to curbing federal overreach. His proposal to split up the 9th Circuit Court also makes sense. When we ask which candidate is best suited to challenge the Obama administration, our answer is...
Supreme Court denies Alaska's request

...already married.The state filed notice of appeal to 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and sought a stay while the appeal is being...Burgess' ruling but will file a request for the full 9th Circuit Court to hear its appeal.
Alaska gay couples apply for marriage licenses

...can't get married anymore," VanDyne said.The Alaska attorney general's office planned to take its case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals within the coming weeks.The landscape has changed very quickly for gay marriage in the U.S. Last...
My Turn: Continuing the work of Katie John

...candidate Dan Sullivan.When he was Attorney General in 2010, he dug up awful history by taking the case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Today, I can openly and honestly state that I am deeply uncomfortable with the reality that the man...


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