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Woman sues Anchorage, says her arrest was improper

...made contact with," she said.When a lawyer sought to have Means' criminal charge sealed, municipal attorney Dennis Wheeler responded in a Nov. 1 letter that he stood behind the officer and that the city would "mount a vigorous defense...
Judge sides with unions in Anchorage labor law rewrite

...too important an issue to simply sit back, and not consider seriously whether to appeal or not," City Attorney Dennis Wheeler said. "If the municipality is going to be compelled down this path, I would love for it to get the directive from...
Mayor vetoes repeal of Anchorage labor law

...He contends the assembly has the power to set referendum dates and the mayor cannot intervene.Municipal Attorney Dennis Wheeler said Sullivan acted within his rights.Hall, the assembly chairman, said he would not acknowledge Sullivan's...
Coalition files papers on Anchorage union dues

...sponsors would have 90 days to gather more than 7,000 signatures to put the measure on the ballot.Municipal attorney Dennis Wheeler said the city's review of the application is purely on legal points and not tied to politics. The coalition would...
Anchorage to pay $5.5M to settle rape lawsuits

...Some of them had first-degree sexual assault and some of them were something other than that," municipal attorney Dennis Wheeler said. "So each one was evaluated based on the facts, and we negotiated a different amount based on those facts...
Anchorage again rejects labor law rewrite petition is to get the language in a ballot referendum cleared by the city clerk and the city attorney. City attorney Dennis Wheeler wrote a memorandum Monday to the city clerk saying the latest effort failed.Susan Orlansky, an attorney for referendum...
Native corporation considers lawsuit against city of Anchorage

...the corporation's legal case before the Anchorage Assembly at a work session earlier this month.City Attorney Dennis Wheeler said a settlement with the Native corporation could be possible. But Solid Waste Services Department director Mark...
Kensington Gold Mine opens with a flourish

...prospect near Berner's Bay. After years of legal and regulatory battles and difficult construction work, Coeur CEO Dennis Wheeler, current and former board members and legions of community supporters were finally able to celebrate the opening...
Coeur acting responsibly on mine

...commercial fishing organizations, environmental groups and recreational interests. Coeur's Chief Executive Officer Dennis Wheeler said the company was "humbled to be recognized by the (Bureau of Land Management)." What he didn't mention...
Knowles urges groups to drop mine lawsuit

...continue to vigorously defend the permits that have been granted and upheld by the federal district court," said Dennis Wheeler, CEO of Coeur D'Alene, the Idaho-based parent company of Coeur Alaska. The company is waiting to comment on...


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