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Gunshot victim at odds with prosecutor

...against Forester highlighted the sometimes fraught relationship between prosecutors and victims, in this case Juneau District Attorney James Scott and Rankin. While state prosecutors may try to satisfy the wants and needs of victims, they ultimately...
Juneau stands with Leah

...JPD did not immediately return phone messages seeking comment on Friday.Charges have not yet been brought, Juneau District Attorney James Scott told the Empire. He said the case is still being reviewed by his office."I can only say her case...
Alleged molester nabbed in Ketchikan

...four years in prison with two-and-a-half years suspended, plus five years probation, the records show. Juneau District Attorney James Scott said he believes that case involved a different victim.When asked if the woman who failed to report...
'Mira' leads to arrest of alleged predator

...she declined that offer, too.At that point, police decided to pose as "Mira," a decision approved by the Juneau District Attorney's office, to bolster the state's case, said JPD spokesman Lt. David Campbell."It definitely takes it...
Botched suicide case goes to trial Monday

...way Monday in Juneau Superior Court before Judge Philip Pallenberg. The trial is slated to last five days.Juneau District Attorney James Scott is trying the case, while Carole Waters of the Office of Public Advocacy is representing Forester...
Juneau district attorney to take post with Legislature

Juneau District Attorney Doug Gardner will resign his position Dec. 31 to begin duties as Director of Legislative Legal Services Jan 3. Gardner successfully...
Indictments issued March 22:

A grand jury convened by the Juneau District Attorney's Office indicted six people last Friday, March...formal accusations of illegal activity. The Juneau District Attorney's Office presents cases to the grand jury each...
Brower named new District Attorney

The Juneau District Attorney's office has found a replacement...named Dave Brower as the new Juneau District Attorney, and Brower is actively attending...Division in 2001. He rejoined the Juneau District Attorney's Office in 2007 as a prosecutor...
60-year-old pot grower gets light sentence

...highlighted the topsy-turvey laws surrounding marijuana possession in Alaska.In an unusual turn of events, Juneau District Attorney James Scott went to bat for the defendant he was prosecuting, Bonnie E. Odom, whom he described as a respected...
Fatal crash investigated as homicide

...Tuesday, noting JPD is working closely with the Juneau District Attorney's Office.He added, "Whenever we're dealing...Campbell said he was unable to say what was seized.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said Tuesday during a brief phone...


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