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Double jeopardy concerns raised for man who burned girlfriend

...Attorney's case against him.Hogan's defense attorney has raised double jeopardy concerns in court, and Juneau DA James Scott agrees it is now a concern in the case. As a result, Scott says he's not likely to convene another grand jury to...
The indictment that couldn't wait

...Hogan can face up to five years in prison if convicted, as the Empire previously reported.Juneau District Attorney James Scott attributed the grand jurors failure to issue a true bill for the more serious felony to the fact that the victim is...
Jury balks at big felony prison.Why did the grand jury fail to issue a true bill for the higher level felony? Juneau District Attorney James Scott said it's because the victim was unable to testify at the proceeding. She was getting a skin graft. "What happened...
Woman sought for bilking builders

...have, as far as we know, a drug problem or gambling addiction or something like that," Juneau District Attorney James Scott said in court last week during a hearing about the outstanding warrant. "According to the Facebook pages we've captured...
Comedian stops sex assault

...The Celebrity Cruises ship reported the incident to Troopers at 7 a.m. the next morning.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said Juneau has jurisdiction over the case because the ship was in Southeast waters at the time the incident was reported...
Woman attacked, burned alive in Juneau

...was deliberate. The offense is a class 'A' felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison.Juneau District Attorney James Scott argued for a high bail amount, $50,000 cash, during Wednesday's court hearing before Judge Keith Levy. The prosecutor...

In the May 12 article, "Alleged TV attacker arraigned," Tom Wagner was misidentified as the prosecutor. The prosecutor was District Attorney James Scott.
Cyber-watchful parent stops Facebook hookup

...authorities, prosecutors said."This case was brought to our attention by a vigilant parent," Juneau District Attorney James Scott said in an interview Friday at his office.Scott declined to provide more details about the case out of concern for...
No bail for suspected killer

...coerced into making any decisions. A status hearing was scheduled for June at the request of Alaska District Attorney James Scott "as a placeholder, so we don't lose track," acknowledging that Tomaszewski will in all likelihood be gone by then...
VPSO who Tased Kake kids will not be charged

...Empire that the VPSO should have "known better" even though her child wasn't injured.Juneau District Attorney James Scott agreed, saying the VPSO demonstrated a "horrible" lapse of judgment."I think everyone sees this as just a really...


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