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City looks at new parking structure

...revitalization efforts, including addressing a recent issue of people panhandling to tourists. Assemblywoman Mary Becker asked city attorney Amy Mead if the city has an ordinance outlawing panhandling."We need to be telling the tourists they don't have...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-09/city-looks-new-parking-structure
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Marijuana and your kids

...21 retail stores planned for Seattle. The third person to buy bud there was none other than Pete Holmes, Seattle city attorney.Voters in Alaska, Oregon and the District of Columbia face ballot measures in November about whether to legalize...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-04/marijuana-and-your-kids
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Fairbanks spent $7k on mayor's $37.50 fine

...an illegal use of municipal resources to influence an election.Fairbanks has paid about $7,000 during appeals, city attorney Paul Ewers said. The funding comes out of the city's claims budget. The Fairbanks City Council held a closed-door...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-02/fairbanks-spent-7k-mayors-3750-fine
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Without victims, high school paddling case dies

...activity, but without victims who step forward, there's nothing police can do. The case has been forwarded to the city attorney's office, who will send it back to the school district, he said. The school district can then impose sanctions it...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-08/without-victims-high-school-paddling-ca
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Police not releasing names of hazing suspects

...rights, given that most are juveniles. The city attorney could also choose to deny the records request...Police recently forwarded the case to the city attorney's office. The city attorney can share the majority of the police case with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-10/police-not-releasing-names-hazing-suspe
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Tall Timbers wants to clear Haven House from neighborhood

...step in the wrong direction. When you only hear one side of the story, you're only going to come out one way."City attorney Rob Palmer, representing the Community Development Department, asked the Planning Commission to dismiss the appeal...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-23/timbers-wants-clear-house-neighborhood
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Family of teen killed on Auke Lake sues city, two others

...among other allegations.The city denied all allegations of negligence contributing to Cayce's death, according to city attorney Amy Mead's answer to the lawsuit, which was filed Tuesday.Mead is representing the city in the suit. In the answer...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-17/family-teen-killed-auke-lake-sues-city-
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Motivated by racial hatred, man arrested for threatening black woman with baseball bat

...beyond the corridors of Alaska's capital city, even as far as the White House, according to a Juneau assistant city attorney arguing for a high bail amount during Libbrecht's arraignment in Juneau District Court on Thursday.Libbrecht has...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-08/motivated-racial-hatred-man-arrested-th
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Lights out on future cell towers?

...helicopter guys and airplane guys and gals can see the tower and not run into it."Assemblyman Loren Jones asked city attorney Amy Mead if it would be legal to add into the ordinance: "If you are a lighted tower and you are not required by...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-29/lights-out-future-cell-towers
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Legal pot would pose challenge for city

...haven't discussed it, and from the Assembly's viewpoint we haven't had any talking about it that I know of."City attorney Amy Mead has been considering it. If the ballot measure passes, the implications are huge for city government, she...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-28/legal-pot-would-pose-challenge-city
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