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Juneau's drug-sniffing dog won't be trained on pot

...282 to implement, $16,191 of which is city money. The rest was paid for by a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Agency."The grant funding provides for the purchase, travel, training and maintenance of...
Assembly pitches 1-year delay in opening pot shops

...through the Juneau Police Department. Of the $64,282 approved for the program, $48,091 will come from U.S. Department of Justice grants and $16,191 will come from the Roaded Area Fund balance."The grant funding provides for the purchase...
Ex-Petersburg school employee sentenced for child porn

...The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Alaska said the prosecution into the case was a part of the Department of Justice's Project Safe Childhood initiative, which aims to increase federal prosecutions of sexual predators and to...
Firearm theft, illegal shooting case

...the medication at Nugget Mall twice a year.Drug Take-Back Day is a national initiative created by the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Agency. It's aim is to help crack down on prescription drug abuse and to dispose of the drugs...
Empire Editorial: Don Young - Alaska's wayward delegate campaign funds he diverted for personal reasons. That isn't counting the four-year investigation by the Department of Justice into Young's affairs.When Young stuck his hand in a leg-hold trap during a 1975 Congressional hearing to...
Access denied

...portions of public sidewalks that allow wheelchairs to safely transition to and from the street. According to the Department of Justice, installation of curb ramps are required at intersections where road construction and maintenance alterations...
Redistricting plan wins federal approval

The U.S. Department of Justice has approved Alaska's redistricting...been rejected by the U.S. Department of Justice.Instead, the board announced...preclearance" from the Department of Justice, meaning that it was free...
Feds approve Alaska election maps

The U.S. Department of Justice gave surprisingly quick approval...Supreme Court and the U.S. Department of Justice, the 2012 elections can of the plan from the Department of Justice, but its predecessor board...
Board submits election plan to Justice Dept.

...Court's approval to the U.S. Department of Justice.The board is seeking required...avoid risking rejection by the Department of Justice.The Voting Rights Act requires...board also submitted to the Department of Justice a report from its expert consultant...
Feds to open U.S. Attorney's office in Juneau

The U.S. Department of Justice has created a new federal prosecutor position in Juneau and...actual assistant U.S. attorney down there." The U.S. Department of Justice now has 24 assistant attorneys working in Alaska. The Juneau...


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