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Alaska Editorial: Sturgeon case vital for Alaska's sovereignty

...should be glad that he did.A federal judge in Anchorage ruled against him, though, as did the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. In both instances, the language in Section 103 of ANILCA may have fallen subject to a version of understanding...
My Turn: Old associations: Hopeful developments on campaigns and guns

...court rulings on guns - one from a ruling involving a store called Badger Guns, the other from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. With the recent shooting in Roseburg, Oregon, we have yet another school mass shooting searing at the hearts...
High court to hear appeal of National Park Service authority

...But a federal judge ruled that the regulations extend to all parts of the national park system.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals also sided with the park service.Alaska officials had urged the justices to take the case to protect state-owned...
Judge sides with Brady on 'Deflategate,' NFL appeals

...a paramount principle."Hours after Goodell issued his statement, the league appealed to the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan with a one-page notice from NFL attorney Daniel Nash.NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the league...
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A lack of (land) trust

...state's argument, thus granting the tribe more authority.The state filed its appellant brief with the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on Monday.The state's appeal follows years of litigation by the Akiachak Native...
Murkowski: Take roadless rule to Supreme Court

...interview with the Ketchikan Daily News.Alaska's senior Republican senator said the July 29 decision from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals - that the Clinton-era rule still applies to the Tongass National Forest - was "wrong and wrong-headed...
State | Local
Letter: Creating reservation in Alaska is 'insane'

...Rather than try to provide all of the pro's and con's in this argument, I think the quote presented by 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Fernandez in the Venetie decision of 1997 sums it up very well.Judge Fernandez said: "We have been asked...
Court hears polar bear habitat arguments

...Leppo of Seattle, representing the state and the trade associations, told the three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that the agency had shown the presence of birthing dens on just 0.2 percent of the land portion of the habitat...
Nunchucks make comeback for Calif. cops 1991 to stop using them during abortion protests to settle a lawsuit. Three years later, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a similar lawsuit by San Diego abortion protesters, but departments were beginning to embrace high-technology...
Nation and World
Alaska Editorial: Roadless Rule in Supreme Court's hands

...on the Roadless Rule in the Tongass National Forest.The Tongass was exempted from the Roadless Rule by a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals split decision in early 2014, but, this past July, another and larger 9th Circuit panel ruled that the Tongass...


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