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Justice Dana Fabe puts down gavel

...becoming the first woman to serve on the Alaska Supreme Court 20 years ago and the first female Alaska chief justice, Dana Fabe has announced she will retire in June.The news was announced in an email from the Alaska Court System. It stated Fabe's...
Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

...Court.The capital city justice is among eight applicants for the vacancy created by the upcoming retirement of Justice Dana Fabe, the Alaska Judicial Council announced Friday afternoon. Pallenberg previously applied for the court in 2012, when...
Alaska Supreme Court to hear school funding lawsuit soon a new tax on residents.Only four of the court's five justices are scheduled to hear the arguments, as Justice Dana Fabe has recused herself from the case. Her husband is an attorney for an Anchorage law firm that filed an amicus in the state's...
Local mining initiative not viable

...state lands within its borders."The appeal was heard by three of the court's five members. Then-Chief Justice Dana Fabe and Justice Peter J. Maassen did not participate.The Pebble deposit is on state land.The state and Pebble Limited...
State retirement benefits at stake

...before the repeal went into effect. As Chief Justice Dana Fabe noted, that actually caused a rush of former state employees...states not obligated to do anything."Chief Justice Dana Fabe, who sat at the bench alongside judges Peter Maassen...
Three things to watch in this week's Legislature proposed, would take effect Jan. 1, 2017. State of the JudiciaryThe chief justice of the Alaska Supreme Court, Dana Fabe, is scheduled to deliver the traditional State of the Judiciary address to a joint session of the Legislature on Wednesday...
State | AK legislature
Inmate re-entry program offers resources

...Success Inside and Out for the past few years. The program was founded in 2006 by Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Dana Fabe for incarcerated women at Hiland Correctional Center near Anchorage. The program still takes place there.Levy says...
High court: State has duty to protect inmates

...has a duty to protect the lives and health of inmates in its custody, according to the opinion written by Chief Justice Dana Fabe."We have not previously considered whether assaults by other inmates fall within the scope of a jailer's duty to...
Alaska Supreme Court eyes abortion notification

...girls and violates their privacy rights. Supporters say parents should be involved in abortion decisions.Chief Justice Dana Fabe said a decision on the case will be announced later.During the proceedings Wednesday, an attorney with the Center for...
State | AK legislature
Three things to watch: Golf, Constitution, judges

...different and perhaps even more important forum."The proposal is due up next in House Finance.State of the Judiciary: Dana Fabe, the chief justice of the Alaska Supreme Court, is scheduled to deliver the annual State of the Judiciary address to...
State | AK legislature


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