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Former Bethel foster parent pleads guilty to child abuse

...after pleading guilty to three counts of sexual abuse of a minor.Peter Tony, 70, entered the plea Monday in Bethel Superior Court, the Anchorage Daily News reported. He had faced seven felony counts.In the first case, Tony pleaded guilty...
Court: Judge should not be reprimanded

ANCHORAGE - Longtime Bethel Superior Court Judge Dale Curda admits he made a mistake when he jailed a witness so she would be sober to testify for a trial back in 1995...
Abuse allegations increase in Bethel

BETHEL - In two separate lawsuits filed in Bethel Superior Court, 49 plaintiffs contend they were sexually abused for decades by Catholic priests and church associates in rural Western Alaska...
Four more village plaintiffs join suit against 2 priests

...others name the Rev. Francis Nawn as the abuser. The allegations are detailed in an amended complaint filed in Bethel Superior Court Monday by Anchorage attorney Ken Roosa, who has handled other lawsuits alleging past abuse by Alaska-based priests...
Fairbanks diocese settles sex abuse case

...construed as an admission," diocese attorney Robert Groseclose wrote in the offer. The document was filed in Bethel Superior Court on Monday. The Rev. Richard Case, chancellor for the Fairbanks diocese, said the diocese did not make a formal...
Late priests accused in suit

...encompasses much of Western Alaska. It is not known if Lundowski is still alive. According to the complaint filed in Bethel Superior Court Tuesday, Jack Doe 1 was sexually abused by the priests during two different time periods. Llorente was pastor...
Men suing priest for back child support

...Does. Their mothers were sexually assaulted by Jacobson and became pregnant, according to a lawsuit filed in Bethel Superior Court in October 2005. Both were married at the time, the suit said. Jacobson also is accused in the suit of raping...
Northwest Digest

...Eordogh and the late Bernard McMeel when he was a child living in Holy Cross. Also named in the lawsuits filed in Bethel Superior Court are the Catholic Bishop of Northern Alaska, and the Society of Jesus, Oregon Province, and Alaska, who oversaw...
State Briefs

...governor's office said. Leonard R. Devaney III was appointed to fill a newly created therapeutic court seat in Bethel Superior Court. The court was created as a pilot program in 2001 to handle alcohol and drug addicts charged with multiple offenses...
Alaska Digest

...times over seven years, starting when she was 10 years old and living in Nome. The lawsuit, filed Monday in Bethel Superior Court, says Poole molested the plaintiff by kissing, fondling and having her lie on top of him. Also named in the...


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