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My Turn: Young Alaska in support of the PFD Voter Initiative

...Kirk Rose, Harry Need, Austin Quinn-Davidson, Brad Dickerson, Emily Tyrrell, Agatha Erickson, Brendan Babb, Jason Brandeis, Evon Peter, Matt Rafferty, Corey Hester, Jenny Di Grappa, Dani Bickford and Loren Peterson. The aforementioned...
State sees huge interest in new pot board

...Kotzebue, a computer administrator and someone who proclaims himself a "marijuana advocate" on Twitter. There's Jason Brandeis, associate professor of constitutional law and civil liberties at the University of Alaska-Anchorage. Even this...
ACLU will review displays of Ten Commandments in Interior

...and the borough that posting the Ten Commandments amounted to an endorsement of Christianity, ACLU staff attorney Jason Brandeis said. Municipal officials and attorneys in the Fairbanks area said they would also review their policies on displaying...
Framed Ten Commandments to stay

...important historical document and a code of conduct for life. In a March 12 letter, ACLU foundation legal staffer Jason Brandeis said the display "raises serious constitutional and public policy concerns," and should be removed from government...
ACLU names Mertz Civil Libertarian of the Year

...From the beginning, Mertz led Frederick's pursuit of the right to speak without interference by the government, Jason Brandeis, ACLU co-counsel, said. At the district level, Mertz worked alone on the case. Brandeis worked with Mertz in...
Judge to rule Monday on new marijuana law

...the authority to overrule the Supreme Court and therefore she should rule in our favor on summary judgment," said Jason Brandeis, staff attorney for the ACLU. If that is the case, the state can choose to appeal to the Supreme Court, he added...
'Bong Hits' game seeks to educate students, others

...Anchorage office. Attorneys there made the wrong decision on two to four banners when they played the game, according to Jason Brandeis, ACLU co-council for the Bong Hits Case. The game does a good job of illustrating the difficult issues the court...
Federal lawsuit filed on behalf of Alaska Native voters

...a meaningful ballot." The lawsuit is targeting the Bethel area because that is where the problem is worst, said Jason Brandeis, an attorney with the ACLU of Alaska. He hopes that if the lawsuit is successful it will extend to other areas of...
Yup'ik speaking voters still troubled at the polls

...Yup'ik experts, and hire someone who is fluent in Yup'ik. Not all of the of the requirements happened, said Jason Brandeis, of the ACLU of Alaska. "That is very disappointing because not only is the state not in compliance, but their...
Judge orders Alaska to help Yup'ik voters

...past and fully allow Yup'ik voters and other Alaskan Natives the right to be included in the political process," Jason Brandeis, an attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska, said in a statement. The ruling applies only to...


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