Two men accused of sexually abusing teen

...February. LeBlanc-Tweedy still has a bench warrant out for his arrest.Assistant District Attorney Angie Kemp argued in court for Graves to have a high bail amount. She relayed to the judge the girl's mother's concern that the girl and Graves...
Study: Tongass transition stalled

...will bring)."Graham said timber projects cost so much to put together because conservation groups hold each one up in court for as long as possible, forcing the service to do more and more expensive environmental analyses. Timber sales take...
Teen driver in fatal car crash charged with manslaughter, homicide, assault

...this month, was indicted on the four felony counts by a grand jury Friday. He is scheduled to be arraigned next month in court, where he will be asked to enter a plea.The manslaughter charge indicates that prosecutors believe Buchkoski recklessly...
USCG petty officers accused of wasting game avoid criminal convictions

...cannot be imposed since violations are not criminal offenses.Frenzel did not have a comment about how the case resolved in court other than to say that troopers forwarded the case to the District Attorney's office with recommended criminal charges...
Mine project splits major state industries

...fishery, in Bristol Bay. In July, the federal agency acted to limit mining in the area. Pebble is contesting that move in court.Begich has seized on the issue, saying the mine should never be dug. His Republican challenger, Dan Sullivan, the...
Police: Suspected arsonist was high on meth

...second-degree arson, which is a class 'B' felony that can be punishable by up to 10 years in prison. He is slated to appear in court for further proceedings Tuesday afternoon.He appeared before Magistrate Judge Amanda Schulz on Sunday and was ordered...
My Turn: Spending half a billion dollars is always a political decision

...Statement for the Juneau Access Project, it should be very obvious that SEACC's lawsuit was well justified. They prevailed in court because the Alaska Department of Transportation refused to consider marine highway alternatives. Quite simply, DOT wasn't...
Wrangell doctor indicted for child porn

...been fired from his job at Wrangell Medical Center where he treated both children and adults as a family doctor, he said in court earlier this week. He is represented by a federal public defender and remains in custody.
My Turn: If pot law passes, Alaskans will be in control

...the main active compound) per serving is limited. To date, no producer or retailer has challenged these restrictions in court. In May, Colorado enacted additional laws to establish tighter regulations for edibles and concentrated products. Another...
State claims 20,000 acres on edge of ANWR

...Interior rejected the state's application, saying the provision on ANILCA has expired, but the state is challenging that in court, arguing the plain reading of the law requires Interior to give the state a permit to do a state-funded seismic program...


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