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SEARHC brings on new director of planning and development SEARHC from the Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, where she served as a tribal court magistrate for child support. During three years with the Central Council in Juneau, O'Gara conducted hearings and issued...
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Juneau ceremony grants U.S. citizenship to 29 people

...former countries, they should keep their cultures alive. "We don't want a homogenous country." U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge Philip Pallenberg, who presided over the ceremony, said the naturalization ceremonies are happy occasions...
Public defender appointed to represent Harmon

...000, he said it was not. Alaska State Troopers arrested Harmon on May 20 in Juneau. The next day in District Court, Magistrate John W. Sivertsen Jr. set cash bail at $750,000. On felony matters, Alaska defendants do not enter pleas...
Fairbanks police charge teen in shooting death

...he realized he was not going to be paid for the marijuana, he left the area. He denied shooting Titus. District Court Magistrate Patrick Hammers set Cox's bail Sunday at $500,000 cash. Cox remains in custody at the Fairbanks Correctional...

...driving stemming from an offense of May 12. District Court Magistrate John W. Sivertsen Jr. fined him $500 with $250...stemming from an offense of July 22. Hoonah District Court Magistrate Joyce Skaflestad suspended imposition of sentence...
Stevens tries to kill tribal courts

...Instead, several million dollars in Department of Justice grants would be diverted to the state to pay for state court magistrates and Alaska's Village Public Safety Officer program. Stevens, chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee...
Stevens sets conditions for enforcement money

...Under Stevens' plan, the state would use the money to add village public safety officers and establish state court magistrates in more villages. He has said he doesn't want the state just using the money to replace what it's already spending...

...26, was found guilty of drunken driving, a misdemeanor, stemming from an incident on Aug. 4. Juneau District Court Magistrate John W. Sivertsen Jr. fined him $1,500, imposed 33 days in jail with 30 suspended, revoked his driver's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...H. Shakespeare, 43, was found guilty of drunken driving stemming from an Oct. 26, 1998, incident. District Court Magistrate John W. Sivertsen Jr. sentenced him to 60 days in jail with 50 days suspended, a $500 fine with $250 suspended...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Charles C. O'Halloran, 34, was found guilty of misdemeanor assault stemming from a Feb. 13 incident. District Court Magistrate John W. Sivertsen Jr. sentenced him to 360 days in jail with 180 days suspended, a $5,000 fine with $4,500...


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