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State of Alaska spends $103,000 defending gay marriage lawsuit

...attorney S. Kyle Duncan, who worked with the state to appeal at the U.S. Supreme Court and 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.U.S. District Judge Timothy Burgess ruled in October that the state's ban on gay marriage approved by voters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-20/state-alaska-spends-103000-defending-ga
State
Alaska spends $100K defending gay marriage lawsuit

...attorney S. Kyle Duncan, who worked with the state to appeal at the U.S. Supreme Court and 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.U.S. District Judge Timothy Burgess ruled in October that the state's ban on gay marriage approved by voters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-19/alaska-spends-100k-defending-gay-marria
State
Feds finish draft of Arctic drilling document

...the agency used an estimate for an economically recoverable discovery of 1 billion barrels in the area; the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled earlier this year that the estimate was "arbitrary and capricious" and remanded the issue to Alaska U...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-10/feds-finish-draft-arctic-drilling-docum
State
Court balks at last-minute voting changes

...a poll tax.Ramos, an appointee of President Barack Obama, blocked the law, but a panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans said her ruling came too close to the start of voting.Richard Hasen, an election law expert...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-10-19/court-balks-last-minute-voting-change
Not For Web
Supreme Court denies Alaska's request

...three-day requirement, and a handful of gay couples had already married.The state filed notice of appeal to 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and sought a stay while the appeal is being considered. The federal appeals court on Wednesday only issued a...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-19/supreme-court-denies-alaskas-request
State
Alaska gay couples apply for marriage licenses

...married anymore," VanDyne said.The Alaska attorney general's office planned to take its case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals within the coming weeks.The landscape has changed very quickly for gay marriage in the U.S. Last week, the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-14/alaska-gay-couples-apply-marriage-licen
State
Young addresses suicide comment

...of 97. In November 2013, the state of Alaska asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that the federal government controls subsistence hunting and fishing on state waters within federal land, continuing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-26/young-addresses-suicide-comment
State | Local
Letter: Dan Sulivan chose to prosecute Alaska Natives

...the right to hunt and fish on her tribal lands along the Copper River. Sullivan appealed the case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals even though the state had lost several times before. She was an Athabascan elder and had already spent over 20...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-22/letter-dan-sulivan-chose-prosecute-al
Letters
Alaska Editorial: Judge's ruling correct on marriage, but governor has right to appeal

...without merit.Some have said that by continuing the state's suit over the issue after rulings by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals striking down similar bans in Idaho and Nevada - and the U.S. Supreme Court's declining cases seeking to...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-21/alaska-editorial-judges-ruling-correc
Opinion
Supreme Court must stop attacks on abortion rights

...District Judge Lee Yeakel ruled in their favor. In March of this year, a three-judge panel of the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals overturned Yeakel's decision. Abortion rights advocates asked the full court to reconsider the matter. Last...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-17/supreme-court-must-stop-attacks-abort
Opinion

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