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Charges still not filed in Stanford rape case

...raped by a fellow college and high school classmate while in Juneau over Christmas break.Juneau District Attorney James Scott told the Empire he is waiting for documents from the recently concluded Stanford investigation before making a charging...
Six inches from death

...purposes, and Forester was presumptive to serve seven to 11 years in prison.On Tuesday, Juneau District Attorney James Scott told the judge he knows the gunshot victim is displeased with the state's perceived "harsh" handling of the case...
DA: No charges in Stanford rape case

...allegedly attacked in Juneau over Christmas break, is declining to bring charges in the case.Juneau District Attorney James Scott announced his decision to the Empire on Friday, citing insufficient evidence to prove to a jury that a sexual assault...
James Scott named Juneau District Attorney

Juneau has a new district attorney. The Department of Law today announced that James Scott will replace Dave Brower, who retires April 13 after almost 30 years of state service.Scott is currently an assistant district...
60-year-old pot grower gets light sentence

...topsy-turvey laws surrounding marijuana possession in Alaska.In an unusual turn of events, Juneau District Attorney James Scott went to bat for the defendant he was prosecuting, Bonnie E. Odom, whom he described as a respected member of the...
Gunshot victim at odds with prosecutor

...highlighted the sometimes fraught relationship between prosecutors and victims, in this case Juneau District Attorney James Scott and Rankin. While state prosecutors may try to satisfy the wants and needs of victims, they ultimately represent the...
Juneau stands with Leah

...immediately return phone messages seeking comment on Friday.Charges have not yet been brought, Juneau District Attorney James Scott told the Empire. He said the case is still being reviewed by his office."I can only say her case is currently under...
Alleged molester nabbed in Ketchikan

...with two-and-a-half years suspended, plus five years probation, the records show. Juneau District Attorney James Scott said he believes that case involved a different victim.When asked if the woman who failed to report the suspected...
Botched suicide case goes to trial Monday

...Juneau Superior Court before Judge Philip Pallenberg. The trial is slated to last five days.Juneau District Attorney James Scott is trying the case, while Carole Waters of the Office of Public Advocacy is representing Forester.Waters hinted in...
Fatal crash investigated as homicide

...Again citing the ongoing investigation, Campbell said he was unable to say what was seized.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said Tuesday during a brief phone interview that he could not comment on anything that may influence a future case.


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