US trained Alaskans as 'stay-behind agents'

...purchase of the Alaska territory for $7.2 million from czarist Russia.The FBI tapped its local contacts, including federal judges, the head of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Anchorage, an Anchorage physician and others for names of reliable Alaskans...
New citizens, new rights, responsibilities

...issue for all citizens lately, and that's the right to vote.At 10 a.m. on Friday in the Federal Court House, Magistrate Judge Leslie Longenbaugh welcomed a crowd for one of the few joyful events that takes place between those walls - a citizenship ceremony...
Court agrees to review Roadless Rule

...a split decision rendered by a three-judge panel in March, which said the U.S...and was properly decided by the three-judge panel.""As a result of today's ruling...the appeal that was heard by the three-judge panel.The Tongass is the nation's largest...
Alaska appeals court hears subsistence case

...50,000 fish," Fox said.A three-judge panel is considering arguments in the case...salmon when restrictions are in place.Judge Bruce Ward sided with the state. He said...question in individual trials.But the judge said the state's need to restrict kings...
P-burg bomber indicted

...when Weaver was arrested in Tacoma, Wash.Weaver made his first court appearance in U.S. District Court in Tacoma before Judge Karen Strombom. He was advised of his rights and remanded into custody.The first count of the indictment accuses Weaver of...
JSD boots hazers from football

...respectful in school and being respectful citizens and trying to get decent grades and graduate from high school. We can't judge all that until after the season and after next season."When asked if the suspended players' actions were brought to his...
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Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...way the NCAA does business.A federal judge ruled that the NCAA can't stop players...attendance at schools.U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken in Oakland, California...regardless of your definition of amateurism. Judge Wilken's ruling ensures that basic principle...
18 months for Wash. heroin dealer supplying Ketchikan was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison on Tuesday for supplying heroin to a Ketchikan drug ring in 2011 and 2012.Judge Timothy Burgess imposed the sentence for Wayne Gary Sherman, 43, during a hearing in U.S. District Court in Juneau.Prosecutors...
Judge dismisses charges in Homer sex-assault case

HOMER - A judge has dismissed second-degree sexual assault charges against two object at a local drinking party in September 2012.Superior Court Judge Carl Bauman dismissed the charges against 22-year-old Anthony Resetarits...
Judge tosses lawsuit over federal refuge closures

JUNEAU - A federal judge in Alaska has dismissed the state's lawsuit over the closure of national...partial federal government shutdown last year.U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason called the case moot in siding with the U.S. Fish...


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