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My Turn: 'Medically necessary' bill disrespects Alaska's women

...straightforward to test the validity of Sen. Coghill and Gov. Parnell's implied assertion that they are the appropriate arbiters of "medical necessity" with regard to Alaska women. We could simply commission a random survey of Alaska women and ask them...
High cost, corruption claims mar Brazil World Cup

...increasingly difficult to fight," said Renato Rainha, an arbiter at Brasilia's Audit Court, which is investigating the Brasilia...increasingly difficult to fight," said Renato Rainha, an arbiter at Brasilia's Audit Court, which is investigating the spending...
Not the time to give Heisman to Winston

...this was an issue like he stole a stereo or something I might look at it differently," said Richard Lapchick, the excellent arbiter of ethics in sports today. "But to turn a blind eye to this would be a mistake."It would, because the Heisman is more...
'If I don't defend myself, who will?'

...for the process," Rodriguez added a moment later, "and I think we have that and at some point we'll sit in front of an arbiter and give our case. And that's as much as I feel comfortable telling you right now."Here's hoping he has better material...
Defiant A-Rod gets 211-game ban, will appeal case

...ban given last year to San Francisco pitcher Guillermo Mota for a second offense."At some point we'll sit in front of an arbiter and give our case," Rodriguez said.Yankees manager Joe Girardi, minutes after losing captain Derek Jeter for the third...
Park Service director endorses Alaska fish

...wrote the company's president in late June and urged him to "reconsider your proposed decision to defer to MSC as the sole arbiter of which fish you sell. I submit that Alaska's history of sustainable management is not just equivalent, but is the standard...
My Turn: What is nullification?

...declare that the Supreme Court, not the states, is the ultimate arbiter of what is and is not unconstitutional. Permitting the states...people and the states, and not the courts, are the authors and arbiters of the Constitution, as defined not only in its Preamble...
For Armstrong, a smart PR move to talk to Oprah

...Winfrey will serve as judge, jury and either executioner or absolver.It's no surprise that a talk-show host becomes the arbiter in whether the public ultimately forgives or foregoes the disgraced former cycling champion. In this era of microwaveable...
Alaska editorial: Fuel regs show problem with Law of the Sea Treaty

...bilaterally with the Russians on nuclear weapons (badly, we may add, in the last round of START talks), but we need a U.N. arbiter to resolve territorial disputes?We've also been told LOST would be a boon to our offshore resource development, potentially...
Juneau police win labor grievance over overtime

...Department thousands of dollars, a labor arbiter ruled last week. Sound off on the important...months. About two months ago another arbiter ruled sworn officers were entitled to...agreement. "We'll comply with the arbiter's ruling," Chief Greg Browning said...


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