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Lawmakers plan work on marijuana bills over interim

...say they will continue working on marijuana bills over the interim.Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, said the House Judiciary Committee, which she chairs, will work on a bill that would update state crime laws to reflect marijuana legalization...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-26/lawmakers-plan-work-marijuana-bills-ove
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Dog-loving lawmakers' bill addresses pet custody in divorces

...wrote in an April 14 email to lawmakers working on the measure that it supported the latest draft.That draft is in the House Judiciary Committee, and Gruenberg said he and Vazquez will work on the bill over the summer, with hopes of passing it next year.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-23/dog-loving-lawmakers-bill-addresses-pet
State
Dog-loving lawmakers address pet custody

...wrote in an April 14 email to lawmakers working on the measure that it supported the latest draft.That draft is in the House Judiciary Committee, and Gruenberg said he and Vazquez will work on the bill over the summer, with hopes of passing it next year.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-24/dog-loving-lawmakers-address-pet-custod
State | AK legislature
Obama AG nominee up for confirmation

...the kind of thing the president would be able to support," Earnest said.The trafficking bill, which passed the Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously, had appeared headed for quick passage through the Senate earlier this year until Democrats started...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-22/obama-ag-nominee-confirmation
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House committee plans new draft of marijuana crime bill

...marijuana crime bill is expected in the House Judiciary Committee next week.The Senate in March...recreational marijuana last year.House Judiciary chair Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage...based more on the work done in the Senate Judiciary Committee, which would have removed...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-12/house-committee-plans-new-draft-marijua
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House panel advances bill creating marijuana board

JUNEAU - A bill to create a marijuana board moved forward in the House on Wednesday.The House Judiciary Committee advanced a new version of a bill to create a board to help regulate the commercial marijuana industry. It now goes to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-09/house-panel-advances-bill-creating-mari
State | AK legislature
Lawyer: Reporter in Iran faces 4 charges

...ludicrous," carry a maximum penalty of 10 to 20 years in prison."It is absurd and despicable to assert, as Iran's judiciary is now claiming, that Jason's work first as a freelance reporter and then as the Post's Tehran correspondent amounted...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-21/lawyer-reporter-iran-faces-4-charges
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New version of pot bill scrapped

...Defender Agency, the House and Senate judiciary committees will most likely scrap a version...than simply making it legal.The Senate Judiciary Committee's Senate Bill 30 is intended...legalizing the drug, she said.Senate Judiciary Committee Chairwoman Lesil McGuire...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/new-version-pot-bill-scrapped
State | AK legislature
Former sex workers, advocates testify for, against bill

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard and held a bill sponsored by Minority Leader Sen. Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage, that would allow victims of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-24/former-sex-workers-advocates-testify-ag
State | AK legislature
McGuire waiting for investigator's report

JUNEAU - The chairwoman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Monday that it makes sense to wait for the findings of a special investigator before delving into allegations of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-03/mcguire-waiting-investigators-report
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