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Panel hears of surge in prison population

...revenue gap, the Alaska Legislature, judiciary and the governor's office are searching for ways to change course. Alexander Bryner of the Alaska Criminal Justice Commission and Terry Schuster of the Pew Trusts' Public Safety Performance Project...
State retains right to set child support in Native village

FAIRBANKS - Alaska Supreme Court Judge Alexander Bryner upheld a 2001 state Superior Court decision affirming the state's right to determine child support in a custody battle involving...
Alaska Supreme Court chief justice addresses Legislature, calls on it to raise judges' salaries

Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Alexander Bryner on Wednesday told a joint session of the Legislature that state judges' salaries may soon rank among the lowest in the nation...
Few candidates apply to be rural judges

Not enough qualified candidates are applying to be judges in rural Alaska, state Supreme Court Chief Justice Alexander Bryner told lawmakers Wednesday. That could be a problem, considering the 50 percent turnover rate the state judiciary...
Fairbanks lawyer named to Alaska Supreme Court

...Fairbanks lawyer, to the Alaska Supreme Court. Sound off on the important issues at Winfree will replace Justice Alexander Bryner, who retired from the state's highest court at the end of October. Winfree, 54, serves as executive director...

...providing free legal services to clients in need. At Thursday night's banquet, Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Alexander Bryner presented Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho with the award among individual attorneys. Specifically, he commended Botelho...
Court rules against dissident Huna shareholders

...hands over the ballot box" to keep from being recalled in 1999. But in a decision issued last week, Chief Justice Alexander Bryner wrote that the high court found Juneau Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins correctly denied a claim for damages...
In contempt of high court's abortion ruling

...Supreme Court. However, that made no difference to Alaska's Supreme Court Justices Dana Fabe, Robert Eastaugh and Alexander Bryner. The justices making this decision expressed their support of parental rights but that was only an attempt to sound...
Parental consent for abortions not needed, court rules

...unconstitutional. Chief Justice Dana Fabe wrote the majority opinion on behalf of herself and Justices Robert Eastaugh and Alexander Bryner: "We decide today that the state has an undeniably compelling interest in protecting the health of minors and in...
Exxon loses two cases in high court

...dumped some 11 million gallons into Prince William Sound. The corporations had selected 90,000 acres, Justice Alexander Bryner wrote, and the 1990 law ``expressly uses selection, not conveyance, as the fulcrum for recovery, vesting the...


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