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Judge holds firm on trial date for Craig teen

...she had already provided time for preparation and the defendants have been in jail. Waterman's attorney, Assistant Public Advocate Stephen Wells, said state troopers have not provided information from computer hard drives that the state alleges...
Alaska Digest

...judge's chambers to confidentially discuss issues involving potential witnesses who he said his attorney, Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells, did not contact. Weeks said he could see no reason to hold such a hearing, but said Gottardi...
Judge declines to move stabbing case from Juneau

...most people surveyed, the names of the people involved in the incident didn't mean anything, the survey for Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells showed. By late June, Juneau Superior Court Judge Larry Weeks had denied motions to move the...
Angoon murder trial gets change in venue

...judge and prosecutor are based in Juneau, Starr was indicted by a grand jury in Sitka. Representing Starr, Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells of Palmer argued in his motion to change locations that Starr may be able to get a fair trial in...
Ruling allows statements of girl accused of killing mother

...a volleyball tournament in Anchorage the weekend of her mother's death. Her court-appointed attorney, Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells, argued at a Ketchikan hearing Aug. 22 that Waterman's statements to troopers, which led to...
Sitka jury finds Starr guilty

...and the jury for its decision. The Starr family did not provide comment Friday afternoon. Their attorney, Assistant Public Advocate Steve Wells, said they will evaluate their legal options and make a decision early next week. Wells attempted...
Defendant in stabbing case to change plea

...Gardner had argued that if such a privilege applied, it would be up to Violet St. Clair to invoke it. State Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells, Violet St. Clair's attorney, later said he would not oppose his client testifying against...
Court TV ponders covering Waterman trial

...charges are all serious enough to require that Waterman be charged as an adult because she was at least 16. Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells argued that the law violates the equal protection clause of the state constitution and that international...
Alaska Digest preside over the trial, decided to postpone the trial at the request of Rachelle Waterman's attorney, Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells, who indicated he was still waiting to see all of the evidence against his client. Friday each...
Angoon murderer sentenced to 30 years

...argued Friday for a 50-year sentence with 10 years suspended for second-degree murder. Starr's attorney, Assistant Public Advocate Steven Wells, said he argued for a 35-year sentence with 10 suspended. "I think the judge listened to both...


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