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Fabe reappoints all four presiding judges

...will preside over the Second Judicial District, covering much of northern and northwest Alaska. Superior Court Judge Dan Hensley will preside over the Third Judicial District, covering Southcentral Alaska and Dillingham. Superior Court Judge Niesje...
Stabbing suspect to enter plea

...formally offered on Oct. 8. Defense attorney Doug Moody said sentencing is not part of the deal. Superior Court Judge Dan Hensley could sentence Pritchard to anywhere from five to 99 years. Pritchard, who has a lengthy history of mental illness...
Jail murderer doesn't contest charge

...prosecutors that includes a 20-year prison sentence and 10 years of probation upon release. Superior Court Judge Dan Hensley accepted the plea but said he will decide at a hearing in December whether to accept the sentence. Stromme was arrested...
99 years for hatchet killer

...small amounts of money. After listening to angry, hurt relatives describe how Gathers destroyed their lives, Judge Dan Hensley sentenced him to 99 years - 88 for murder, 10 for assault, and one more year because Gathers was on probation for...

...sentenced Monday to 37 years in prison. "He preys on the most vulnerable victims he can find," Superior Court Judge Dan Hensley said as he sent Gilbert T. Edmonds, 54, away until he is an old man. Edmonds served about 10 years on a 1987 child...
State Briefs make it up to Chitina, he said. Hensley named presiding judge of third district ANCHORAGE - Superior Court Judge Dan Hensley has been named to the post of presiding judge of the Third Judicial District, which includes Anchorage. Hensley will...
Alaska Digest

...District Court judge until Gov. Frank Murkowski appoints a successor to Adams, according to the office of presiding Judge Dan Hensley. The Alaska Judicial Council is evaluating applicants for Adams' seat. Henry was a 25-year-old Harvard graduate...
State Briefs contest to the charges and was sentenced Thursday in Superior Court. The attack occurred last September. Judge Dan Hensley sentenced Stephan to nearly the maximum possible. DNA evidence proved crucial in the case. When the assault occurred...
State: delay in Prudhoe Bay oil spill case

...Superior Court Judge Peter Michalski of Anchorage has appointed a "discovery master" to referee trial preparations. Dan Hensley will make $300 an hour for the job. BP's lawyers, in their motion to dismiss part of the case, argue the state...
Alaska Digest

...tampering. Bailey on Friday continued to proclaim his innocence. "I'm not guilty," he said. Superior Court Judge Dan Hensley said the severity of the sentence was tied to Bailey's history of abuse.


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