Child predator offers apology at sentencing

...Menendez handed down the sentence for Michael J. Scaggs, 40, on Tuesday and in a second court hearing Friday in Juneau Superior Court. Scaggs also was convicted of indecent photography and possessing child pornography.According to prosecutors...
Man pleads guilty to assaulting musician

...Juneau and leaving him for dead has pled guilty to felony assault.Darrin D. Austin changed his plea Tuesday in Juneau Superior Court and admitted to attempted assault in the second degree. The offense could net him up to five years in prison...
Man gets 8 years for rape

...eight years in prison for an alcohol-fueled domestic violence sexual assault at his home nearly a year ago.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez imposed the sentence, 11 years with three suspended, plus four years of probation, for...
LCCC inmates face charges for assault

...physical evidence" for trying to hide the sock from LCCC guards.All four defendants were scheduled to appear in Juneau Superior Court on Wednesday afternoon to be arraigned.Prosecutors said in charging documents that the assault against inmate...
'Fireweed' not safe despite Assembly decision

...request rejected within the previous 12 months." Bicknell could also appeal the Assembly's decision to the Juneau Superior Court. He is consulting his attorney about how to proceed.The field of fireweed - perhaps more aptly named the battlefield...
One of two Costco burglars sentenced

...also facing charges in state court for the burglary aspect of the crime. Stauffer was sentenced last month by Juneau Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg to four and a half years for the burglary and being a felon in possession of a firearm...
Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...its own parallel investigation, the spokesman said.Both Barela and Maxwell are scheduled to be arraigned in Juneau Superior Court at a later date. Court records online did not indicate whether they have attorneys yet.First-degree unsworn...
Woman attacked, burned alive in Juneau

...jury to hear the evidence against him. If he's indicted by the grand jury, his case will be transferred to Juneau Superior Court, which handles more serious cases. He'll be arraigned and asked to enter a plea at that time.
Double jeopardy concerns raised for man who burned girlfriend

...20 years in prison; third-degree assault, just five.On Aug. 5, Hogan then pleaded guilty as charged in Juneau Superior Court. A plea deal was not in place - prosecutors did not offer him one."The defendant's free to enter a plea...
Family fight leads to flare gun shooting

...assault on Friday.Dulier is being held at Lemon Creek Correctional Center. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Juneau Superior Court today.According to a police complaint, the Juneau Police Department received a report of a person who was shot...


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