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Judge denies Palin request for fees in lawsuit

...dismissed.U.S. District Judge Timothy Burgess last year dismissed a case against the former Alaska governor by activist Chip Thoma, saying Thoma didn't provide the evidence necessary to support his claims. Thoma alleged Palin had acted to silence...
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Cruise ship wastewater standards testimony heard

...our oceans," Sebastian said. "This bill ? is a slap in the face of thousands of Alaska's fishing families."Chip Thoma of Responsible Cruising of Alaska testified that his organization recommends the state require cruise ships to dump waste...
Public input builds on wastewaster legislation

...aquaculture entrepreneurs are concerned about the bioaccumulation of the metals discharged in cruise ship effluence.Chip Thoma of Responsible Cruisers of Alaska asked the committee to extend the cruise industry's current permit and let technology...
Judge strikes down lawsuit claims against Palin 2009.U.S District Judge Timothy Burgess granted Palin's request for summary judgment, finding that activist Chip Thoma failed to provide the evidence necessary to support his claims. Palin's attorney, John Tiemessen, said the ruling...
Cruise ship fee would be a positive move

...because it provides adequate state funding now to upgrade all coastal communities that host ship passengers and gives annual, financial certainty for large waterfront improvements. Vote yes on Aug. 22 for Ballot Measure 2. Chip Thoma Juneau
Legal fees?

...Anchorage law firm in order for our sewage treatment operator to plead guilty. Has anyone seen the billing statements? Did an Anchorage attorney charging $250 an hour really spend over 400 hours on this plea-bargain case? Chip Thoma Juneau
Expensive road won't make travel cheap

...funds once you get somewhere else. If the logic for the road becomes an opportunity for the poor to drive to Whitehorse to "save money shopping," then it is a short-sighted flight of fantasy that will never transpire. Chip Thoma Juneau
Waterfront plan draws variety of responses

...or property easements to make the project come true. "We need to make Juneau's waterfront more inviting," said Chip Thoma, who has lived most of his 33 years on Juneau's waterfront. "A seawalk and parks are big parts of it." Target...
City revives wharf, park plan

...important project to us," he said. "Not only that it gets done, but that it gets done correctly." Cruise critic Chip Thoma said he didn't object to plans to address congestion in the area. While the city doesn't need to spend millions...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...stuff verify that it's accurate ... before we have the peanut gallery making general comments on it," he said. Chip Thoma of Juneau, representing the Alaska Conservation Alliance, said that with some pollutants the results should be checked...


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