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Alaska Editorial: Standing against sex trafficking

...general in 2010.At that time, the U.S. Justice Department announced it would not prosecute former Veco executive Bill Allen, who state and federal authorities had investigated for sex trafficking of minor girls. With federal authorities unwilling...
My Turn: Sen. Begich serves with distinction counts of failing to report political gifts. The FBI and the IRS had investigated Stevens' relationship with Bill Allen, former CEO of VECO Corporation. On October 27, 2008, Stevens was found guilty on all seven counts of making false...
Empire Editorial: A vote on trust

...the bulk of the case remains in sealed file folders in Anchorage, closed to outside inspection.We shouldn't forget Bill Allen, either. Less than a decade ago, Allen orchestrated one of the biggest bribery scandals in state history. In court...
2014 Alaska Folk Festival schedule

...Garrity, Maridon Boario, Uncle John, Uncle Mike.9 p.m., Bayou Glacee (Anchorage). Eric Stice, Beverly Grogan, Bill Allen, Patti Hamre, Rhea McDonald, Celine Vaillancourt.9:15 p.m., Sea of Heartbreak (Corbett, Ore.) Caroline...
Former Alaska oil industry official ends probation

...Alaska oil industry businessman has completed his federal probation in a corruption case.Alaska Dispatch News reported Bill Allen's three years of supervised release expired Monday.Allen was the head of former VECO Corp., an oilfield services...
Supreme Court rejects Kohring appeal

...card debt.A damning piece of evidence in the trial was a video recorded secretly in a Juneau hotel room of VECO head Bill Allen handing over a $100 he said he wanted to give Kohring for his stepdaughter's Easter egg hunt, followed by Allen handing...
State | AK legislature
BP pays Senate candidate's firm more than $1M

...Veco wanted to put in South Anchorage."VECO Corp. was once a major oil field contractor in Alaska and its chairman, Bill Allen, was later convicted of bribing state lawmakers. The company in the mid-1990s proposed constructing and operating...
My Turn: Oil jobs going to outsiders

...including working for any wage and shirking any quality, safety or environmental standard to appease their employer. Bill Allen of Veco, the largest non-union oil support firm in the state, has one of the worst resident-hire records in the...
Club goes from joke to Federal warrants

...Alaska involving either the creation of a natural gas pipeline or the petroleum production tax." VECO and its chairman, Bill Allen, were staunch supporters of the governor's production tax plan, a version of which the Legislature passed in August...
Senate hopeful returns $14,000 in contributions

...000 of the contributions in question came in from six VECO Corp. executives at that fundraiser, including Chairman Bill Allen and President Pete Leathard, according to The Center for Responsive Politics. Bundy said the remaining $2,000 came...


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