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Judge tosses widow's lawsuit in military plane crash

...when a military cargo plane crashed in 2010 while training for a popular Alaska air show.U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick said the flight was a military operation and therefore immune to litigation, according to the Alaska Dispatch News...
It's final: Cruise line to pay up

U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick approved the plea agreement between Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and federal prosecutors Thursday. The judge accepted the $6...
Judge scolds Kohring's lawyer for press contact

...Vic Kohring got a scolding in court on Wednesday. Sound off on the important issues at U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick told John Henry Browne, a Seattle criminal defense lawyer, to stop trying Kohring's bribery and corruption case...
Judge: District won't pay damages in Bong Hits case

...what officials described as the end of the "Bong Hits 4 Jesus" lawsuit, saying that U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick ruled in favor of former Juneau-Douglas High School Principal Deborah Morse and the School District over a request...
Lawsuit seeking change in judge selections tossed

...ANCHORAGE - A federal judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit challenging how Alaska chooses its judges. U.S. District Judge John Sedwick tossed the lawsuit with a brief order and said a written order would follow later. The lawsuit sought an injunction...
Red Dog Mine violates the Clean Water Act

...judge found in a lawsuit filed by Kivalina residents. Sound off on the important issues at U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick in Anchorage denied several hundred other alleged pollution claims against the mine, located near Kotzebue. The six...
60 years for drug, prostitution charges

...charging that he used a Fairbanks massage parlor as a front for prostitution and cocaine sales. U.S. District Judge John Sedwick said Friday that he assigned the minimum sentence on all but one of the counts and called the prison time "more than...
Trial for ex-Fairbanks mayor is rescheduled to next year

...January. Sound off on the important issues at The Hayes were supposed to go on trial later this month. But federal Judge John Sedwick rescheduled the trial Tuesday after government attorneys said they had not yet provided the defense with important case...
State appealing Juneau road call

...Alaska is appealing a federal court decision to stop work on a road leading out of Juneau. U.S. District Court Judge John Sedwick earlier this year granted the request of an environmental group to stop work on the 51-mile road leading up Lynn Canal...
Snowmachiners win back park rights

...keep snowmachiners from the original boundaries of the park, an area of about 2 million acres. U.S. District Judge John Sedwick on Friday ruled the park service failed to define the term ``traditional activities'' in the law that governs motorized...


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