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Alaska high court: Local mining initiative unenforceable

...in the Bristol Bay region seriously impedes a regulatory process set out in state law and is unenforceable.The Alaska Supreme Court affirmed a lower-court ruling Friday in litigation over the initiative passed by Lake and Peninsula Borough voters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-17/alaska-high-court-local-mining-initiati
State
Local mining initiative not viable

...in the Bristol Bay region seriously impedes a regulatory process set out in state law and is unenforceable.The Alaska Supreme Court affirmed a lower-court ruling in litigation over the initiative passed by Lake and Peninsula Borough voters in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-20/local-mining-initiative-not-viable
Local
Ballot measure oversight leaves villages unable to prohibit pot sales

...Marijuana regulations were intended to mirror those governing alcohol sales, with only one significant difference: An Alaska Supreme Court decision protects the right to consumption in private homes. Local governments can ban the sale of marijuana...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-02/ballot-measure-oversight-leaves-village
State
At Alaska Supreme Court, a session of Tracy Arm wrestling between Juneau and Petersburg

...way, the map of Alaska will be redrawn.On Wednesday in Anchorage, city attorney Amy Mead argued before the Alaska Supreme Court that a ruling by the state's Local Boundary Commission and a 2012 superior court decision violate the state's...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-18/alaska-supreme-court-session-tracy-arm-
Local
Alaska Editorial: Marriage decision was the right call

...tide of sentiment on the issue was changing rapidly, both in Alaska and the country as a whole. In April, the Alaska Supreme Court ruled same-sex couples were entitled to property tax exemptions that married heterosexual couples enjoyed, and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-30/alaska-editorial-marriage-decision-wa
Opinion
Jury orders murderer to pay victim's family

...Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, or PLCAA for short. The Kims' attorneys previously unsuccessfully argued before the Alaska Supreme Court that the PLCCA was unconstitutional.Coday was listed as a defendant, alongside Coxe, in the original 2008 lawsuit...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-17/jury-orders-murderer-pay-victims-family
Local
Jury finds Ray Coxe not responsible for murder

...left that shop."Before the case made it to trial June 1, Choate challenged PLCAA as unconstitutional. The Alaska Supreme Court found it was constitutional and remanded the case back to Judge Pallenberg so it could go to trial. It was the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-16/jury-finds-ray-coxe-not-responsible-mur
Local
Anti-setnet group scrubs site after submitting signatures

...so far by AFCA to "monitor, assess and coordinate" media coverage for the group.Pending the outcome of an Alaska Supreme Court ruling, the initiative could be on the Alaska Primary Election Ballot as early as August 2016.After the initiative...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-11/anti-setnet-group-scrubs-site-after-sub
State
Eight years later, gun shop trial to begin

...Act, or PLCAA for short) was unconstitutional.The case remained inactive for years as it made its way to the Alaska Supreme Court. The high court ultimately ruled the law was constitutional but sent the case back down to the Juneau courts to...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-31/eight-years-later-gun-shop-trial-begin
Local
Juneau welcomes nine new Americans

...Medenica, a business professor at the University of Alaska Southeast, is married to the daughter of former Alaska Supreme Court justice Robert Boochever, for whom the courtroom that housed the naturalization ceremony is named. Boochever...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-17/juneau-welcomes-nine-new-americans
Local

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