Gun shop owner accused of hiding evidence

...was "disturbing" that this case made it to the Alaska Supreme Court on what he is now calling a "false record."The...or PLCAA for short) was unconstitutional. The Alaska Supreme Court ruled in February 2013 that PLCAA was constitutional...
Law firm's shareholder members retire

...a year as a clerk to former Alaska Supreme Court Justice Walter "Bud" Carpeneti...Attorney General Avrum Gross, Alaska Supreme Court Justice John Dimond and Alaska Supreme Court Justice and later 9th Circuit...
Legislators file first round of bills

...currently has seven members: three public members, three non-attorney members and the chief justice of the Alaska Supreme Court. Would appear on the 2016 general election ballot.
Local | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Dec. 22, 2014

...the daughter of David Teal, director of the legislative finance division. Carpeneti is the daughter of former Alaska Supreme Court chief justice Walter Carpeneti, who delivered the oath of office to Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott at this month's...
On the topic of pot: Legalization and law

...ABA's Board of Governors to the Alaska Supreme Court for approval.The proposal...forward the rule proposal to the Alaska Supreme Court. Once forwarded, it would...Association Board of Governors or the Alaska Supreme Court, and the opinions Higgins...
If you're headed to Inauguration Day ceremonies, here's what you need to know

...oaths of office will be administered by retired Alaska Supreme Court Justice Walter Carpenti and current Alaska Supreme Court Justice Daniel Winfree.Craig Fleener, Walker's...
State | Local
Alaska voters legalize recreational marijuana

...commercialization of this substance," she said.Pot already is legal in small quantities in users' homes under a 1975 Alaska Supreme Court ruling on privacy rights.Gayle Boyer of Anchorage struggled with her decision on the marijuana measure. Though...
The Alaskan Idiot's Guide To: The 2014 midterm elections

...JudgesDon't forget to flip your ballot over - on the back, you'll be asked whether you want to retain three judges: Alaska Supreme Court justice Craig Stowers, Superior Court judge Louis Menendez and District Court judge Kevin Miller. All you need...
Mine project splits major state industries

...would have barred it.After that failed, he helped sponsor a measure to ban the mine; it was thrown out by the Alaska Supreme Court. Between campaigns, Hackney continued to air ads against the project, warning of its impact on salmon fishing...
Landowners may be eligible for compensation

FAIRBANKS - The Alaska Supreme Court ruled that a group of landowners may be eligible for compensation after suing the state for burning their properties.The landowners...


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