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Alaska's highest court hears Pebble case salmon fishery in southwest Alaska. It joined the state in fighting the case and Superior Court Judge Eric Aarseth ruled in their favor in 2011.That ruling was appealed by Trustees for Alaska, an environmental public interest law...
Judge sides with state in lawsuit over exploration at Pebble Mine site; suit dates to 2009

JUNEAU - A Superior Court judge has sided with the state in a legal battle over the Pebble Mine project.Judge Eric Aarseth, in a written ruling issued Monday, found that the state was not required to give public notice before issuing exploratory...
Judge sides with unions in Anchorage labor law rewrite

...which in part, limits annual raises for city employees should be repealed, a Superior Court judge has ruled.Judge Eric Aarseth sided with unions Monday, and ordered the ordinance suspended. He said the city should provide the union with petition...
Man sentenced for wife's murder

...Teresa, on March 2nd, 2005. The woman was stabbed 62 times. The children were in the home at the time. Judge Eric Aarseth called Korkow a "worst offender" who looked at his wife as "an object rather than a human being." The judge restricted...
Judge tells Pebble Mine co. to provide information

...Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The companies had argued the information was proprietary, a notion rejected Wednesday by Judge Eric Aarseth. He said he did not believe the information contained in drilling logs concerning bore holes needs to be kept secret...
Dispute over Pebble Mine heats up

...produced. Pebble lawyers argued the information was confidential. Spokesman Mike Heatwole says Superior Court Judge Eric Aarseth mostly agreed Wednesday, while also issuing an order that some information on more than 1,000 bore holes be produced...
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Judge sentences Rogers to 309 years Wenger sat in his vehicle, parked in his driveway. The Anchorage Daily News reports that Superior Court Judge Eric Aarseth during sentencing Friday called the shootings "quite cold-blooded." Rogers also was convicted last year of using...
Barras sentenced for the assault of homeless man

...shoulders and on his hands and fingers. He spent two months in treatment at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Judge Eric Aarseth on Friday sentenced Barras to 14 years in prison with seven suspended.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Brindle, Ward Cove president, acquiesced. Will this settlement deter future dumping? ``Yes, absolutely,'' said Eric Aarseth, fish and game prosecutor with the state Department of Law in Anchorage. ``If there is any question in the processors...
State, Pebble seek legal fees in failed lawsuit

...state lands without public notice or a finding that it was managing the land for the common good.Superior Court Judge Eric Aarseth rejected the claim after a 10-day trial. In a 154-page ruling, Aarseth said Pebble's activities were designed...


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