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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...
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
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
State of Judiciary keys on reform

Alaska Chief Justice Dana Fabe identified five ambitions for future progress during her State of the Judiciary address to a joint session of the state Legislature...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Supreme Court hears Juneau cases

...oral arguments for two separate cases in the Juneau Dimond Courthouse on Tuesday afternoon.In one case, Chief Justice Dana Fabe and Justices Joel Bolger, Craig Stowers and Peter Maassen listened to arguments regarding an insurance issue arising...
Alaska Editorial: A new justice

...talented, dedicated people. If you would like to learn more about the state's courts, Supreme Court Chief Justice Dana Fabe will address the Alaska Legislature on the state of the judiciary on Feb. 13. Listen, watch and learn.
High court orders redistricting plan be redrawn required to make findings allowing appropriate judicial review of its determinations," the justices said.Justice Dana Fabe and Senior Justice Warren Matthews, who was sitting by assignment, dissented from the majority opinion, saying they...
Senate Dems slam abortion bill as 'offensive'

...necessary" health care it is required to fund under the state Medicaid program.In her written opinion, Chief Justice Dana Fabe named several medical conditions that could be complicated by pregnancy, including diabetes, sickle cell anemia and...
Judge Weeks 1 of 3 reappointees

Three Superior Court judges have been reappointed to preside over their districts, Chief Justice Dana Fabe of the Alaska Supreme Court announced this week. Reappointed were Larry R. Weeks for the First Judicial District, in Southeast...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Dana Fabe said Wednesday that improved communications...Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Dana Fabe said Wednesday that improved communications...Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Dana Fabe said Wednesday that improved communications...


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