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Judge sides with state in ballot lawsuit

...unconstitutional, Jacobus said."Mallott has not been nominated," he said. "He should not be on the ballot."Assistant Attorney General Margaret Paton-Walsh said it would make no sense to skip the election of a lieutenant governor and allow a...
State to appeal setnet initiative ruling

...signatures to get the question on the 2016 ballot.The state will appeal Easter's ruling. Department of Law Assistant Attorney General Cori Mills wrote in an Aug. 5 email that the state will appeal the decision."The State plans on appealing...
Convicted murderer gets 40 years

...minimum of five years in prison for Perry's death, and a maximum of 99 years.On Friday, the prosecutor, Assistant Attorney General James Fayette of the state's Office of Special Prosecutions and Appeals, requested 50 years, while the defense...
The story behind Juneau's 'iron' throne

...there's all this pressure on us each year to come up with a better design."In years past, Guaneli, a retired assistant attorney general for the state of Alaska, and Voelkers, an architect, have built the Roman Pantheon, Eiffel Tower and the...
State wants mediation over Medicaid billing a letter from the state Department of Law, the two sides did not reach resolution during a May meeting.Assistant Attorney General Rachel Witty, in the letter requesting mediation, said a proposed corrective action plan submitted by Xerox...
Alaska appeals court hears subsistence case

...Alaska Constitution."We submit that the state had a duty but failed to comply with the duty," Davis said.Assistant Attorney General Laura Fox, representing the state, said that issuing citations for fishing during an emergency closure was...
Lawsuit: Lt. Gov. erred in campaign action

...Vince Beltrami did not immediately respond Wednesday to a request for comment.Margaret Paton-Walsh, an assistant attorney general, is representing Treadwell and elections director Gail Fenumiai, who are named in the lawsuit. Paton-Walsh...
Fast ruling sought in ballot lawsuit

...Walker-Mallott campaign attorney Scott Kendall attended Thursday's hearing on behalf of the candidates.Assistant Attorney General Margaret Paton-Walsh, representing the defendants, urged fast action in the matter, saying overseas ballots...
State, plaintiffs prepare ballot-lawsuit arguments

...lightly order a remedy that will interfere with an ongoing election and disenfranchise Alaska's voters," Assistant Attorney General Margaret Paton-Walsh, representing the defendants, wrote in documents filed in the lawsuit against Lt...
Attorney argues mall shooting was self-defense

...fake mustache and coldly killed Matos because of a dispute over a stolen PlayStation video game console, said assistant attorney general Robert Henderson.The dispute began when Matos responded to a Craigslist ad to buy a replacement for the stolen...


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