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Judicial council seeks applications for Anchorage bench

JUNEAU - The Alaska Judicial Council is taking applications for an Anchorage superior court judgeship.The council, in a press release, said the applications are...
Letter to the Editor: Judicial Council and typos

I could not agree more with your editorial on the very bad idea of increasing the Alaska Judicial Council's membership. It has been the very model of equity and fairness, and never has there been the least hint of politics in its...
Judicial Council to meet in Juneau

The Alaska Judicial Council has scheduled a public hearing Monday...followed by a public vote. The judicial council nominates two applicants to the...research attorney at the Alaska Judicial Council in 1976. He worked as a state...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...settlements no longer have to be reported to the Alaska Judicial Council. HB84Every state agency and municipality has to...the number of non-attorney members on the Alaska Judicial Council. SJR4The state doesn't like new EPA regulations...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Judicial Council nominate Levy and Menendez for superior judgeship

The Alaska Judicial Council selected Juneau District Court Judge Keith B. Levy and the bar association's code of ethics and the actions of the judicial council. Obermeyer is a former Anchorage School Board member known in...
Alaska Judicial Council faces loss of power

JUNEAU - The Alaska Judicial Council would be barred from recommending...Committee on Wednesday.The judicial council describes itself as an independent...Because it was paid for by the Judicial Council, some viewed this as the state...
Parnell stands behind Judicial Council pick

...his nomination of a controversial appointee for the judicial council, a day after senators called into question the nominee's...the council from southeast Alaska, according to Judicial Council Executive Director Larry Cohn. Senate Judiciary...
Questions dog Judicial Council nominee

JUNEAU - State senators questioned the political leanings of an Alaska Judicial Council nominee during a confirmation hearing on Wednesday. Valdez oil terminal technician Don Haase was nominated by the governor for...
My Turn: A fix in search of a law

...number of politically appointed members on the Alaska Judicial Council and requiring legislative approval of lawyer members...professional members who are to be placed on the judicial council, the whole system goes out the window. All you...
Judging judicial selections

...Resolution 3, which would increase the number of Alaska Judicial Council members from seven to 10. Currently, the council...Walter "Bud" Carpeneti, who served on the Alaska Judicial Council from 2009 to 2012, said Alaska had 200 years to...
State | AK legislature


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