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Inmate says officials didn't protect John Carlin

...prison officials of failing to protect John Carlin, the gunman in the Mechele Linehan murder...other prisoners beat the 51-year-old Carlin several times at the Spring Creek prison...Joseph participated in the first attack. Carlin, who died after the third attack, was...
George Carlin: Thinking funny

...Great comedians make people think. George Carlin wants to make people think. He's not...the species in general,'' he said. Carlin said there's a difference between artists...but it's a by-product of art.'' Carlin began his show business career in radio...
Jury finds Carlin guilty of murder

...rival. Sound off on the important issues at John T. Carlin III, 50, was charged with killing Kent Leppink, 36...of his own. In early 1996, he lived with Linehan, Carlin and Carlin's teenage son in Carlin's Anchorage home. Carlin...
Unsafe conditions at George Carlin concert

The George Carlin concert was a real hoot. He was funny as was his opening act. It was, for the most part, a fun evening at Centennial Hall...
In the stacks: New picture books

...Eva Moore), a backyard overnight that would be too scary if it weren't for Alfie ("Alfie is not Afraid," by Patricia Carlin) and an orphaned baby sea otter who leaves the aquarium to live in the wild again ("Seababy," by Ellen Levine) as well...
Sentenced in old murder

John Carlin III sits Friday in an Anchorage courtroom during his sentencing for the 1996 slaying of Kent Leppink. Carlin was sentenced to 99 years in prison for being the trigger man in a plot with former stripper Mechele Linehan to kill Leppink...
Seven Southeast artists honored with Rasmuson Individual Artist Awards

...of the world.? Martha Amore, a writer from Anchorage, will complete a collection of literary short stories.? Chris Carlin, an artist from Anchorage, will make safety improvements to the studio where he makes bamboo fly rods.? Michael Conti...
Court overturns murder conviction in 'Last Seduction' case

...reversed the murder conviction for John Carlin III, who was convicted in 2006 of killing...introduced a letter from the grave during the Carlin's trial.Before his death, Leppink...he died under unusual circumstances, Carlin and Linehan would likely be responsible...
Recent births Destiny Cranston and Miguel Perdon.? On Sept. 11, 2014, a son, Finnley Kai Stidolph, weighing 8 lbs. 10 oz., to Carlin Amber Ston and Ryan Adam Stidolph.? On Sept. 12, 2014, a son, Louie Francisco Lawrence, weighing 5 lbs. 15 oz., to...
Robin Williams, manic comedy star, dead at 63

...Williams identified with the wildest and angriest of performers: Jonathan Winters, Lenny Bruce, Richard Pryor, George Carlin. Their acts were not warm and lovable. They were just being themselves."You look at the world and see how scary it can...


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