http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Begich proposes new tier of insurance policies

...Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, Joe Miller and Dan Sullivan - see his proposals as too little to rescue what they see as a bad law."I believe we should come back to the idea of individual responsibility in health care," Treadwell said. He said...

http://juneauempire.com/becky-bohrer/2013-11-21/begich-proposes-new-tier-insuran
House bill chills lawsuits against the state

...include all but constitutional lawsuits. The bill passed the House of Representatives Thursday. Democrats argue the bill is bad law and received inadequate public review. Rep. Les Gara, an Anchorage Democrat, said the state Supreme Court instituted...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051603/sta_housebill.shtml
News
Prop would cut session to 90 days

...legislation would be better for Alaskans. "We're going to pass fewer laws, which means we are going to pass fewer bad laws," he said. "More time on the playground leads to more mischief." Sen. Kim Elton, D-Juneau, said he believes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070705/sta_20050707002.shtml
News
The process of passing laws through the back door

...environmental group, said Stevens' amendment would never win congressional approval as a free-standing bill. "It's bad law that serves special interests," Chabot said. "If you debated it in a public forum, it wouldn't pass the smell test...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111003/sta_riders.shtml
News
When law goes out on a limb

...their discretion to focus resources on enforcing more serious and reasonable criminal laws. But selective enforcement of bad laws leaves the problem festering beneath the surface until some disgruntled neighbor or over-zealous prosecutor decides...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120803/opi_overcriminalized.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and puffing.'' And he condemned the state's case as ``no case. . . . a case with no evidence . . . that applies bad law to bad facts - or facts that don't even exist.'' Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter Yahoo! StumbleUpon Facebook...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012800/Loc_taplin.shtml
Taplin jury deliberations continue

...He characterized the state's closing argument as ``huffing and puffing.'' And he condemned the state's case as ``no case. . . . a case with no evidence . . . that applies bad law to bad facts - or facts that don't even exist.''

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012800/Loc_taplin.html
Local
Alaska editorial: Election message

...work, back to solvency and, most of all, back to hope for better days, then voters will have done more than reject bad law and blame games.Drop the search for scapegoats. Seek fair solutions. There we'll find both the votes and the future...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-11-23/alaska-editorial-election-message
Opinion
America needs its liars

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon test the old saying "bad facts make for bad law" again. If it proves to be in the least bit true, it will be doing better than the person whose lies required the high court...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-02-23/america-needs-its-liars
Opinion
America needs its liars

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon test the old saying "bad facts make for bad law" again. If it proves to be in the least bit true, it will be doing better than the person whose lies required the high court...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-02-23/america-needs-its-liars-0
Opinion

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING