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My Turn: Continuing the work of Katie John

My mother was Katie John. Her name has become symbolic across...supporters view her as a hero. But to me, Katie John is simply "Mom," a warm and loving...we were clothed, fed and kept warm. Katie John took on the state of Alaska for the right...
My Turn: Parnell, Sullivan vilified for protecting Alaska's sovereignty

...titled, "Continuing the work of Katie John," published recently in the Juneau Empire. The author and son of Katie John portray the subsistence fishing controversy...mother and the State of Alaska. While Katie John had some legitimate complaints against...
Letter: Dan Sulivan chose to prosecute Alaska Natives

...laws - most notably in the cases of Katie John and Kaltag.Sullivan could general, Sullivan took Katie John to court again for wanting the take the case up.In both the Katie John and Kaltag cases, Sullivan prosecuted...
My Turn: Somerville's opinion hypocritical

...litigated, including the now iconic Katie John v. Norton. Subsequent rulings by...they would prevail by appealing Katie John to the highest court in the land...of Alaska's petition to overturn Katie John. Only the most woodenheaded ideologue...
Sullivan defends record on Native issues security and the culture of Alaska Native people.He said the case, initially brought by the Athabascan elder Katie John, had morphed into an issue of "federal control and the extent of federal or state control over the internal waterways...
Begich, Sullivan tout Alaska Native ties appeal he filed as attorney general in a long-running subsistence case initially brought by the Athabascan elder Katie John.Sullivan said the appeal wasn't a personal case against John but about state, rather than federal control, over...
Young addresses suicide comment

...subsistence updates.Kitka led the entire room in a short celebration of the end of litigation in the decades-old Katie John case, named for an Athabascan elder who spent her life fighting for the right to subsistence fish on the Copper River...
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Katie John ruling wins Native leaders' approval

...Alaska v. Sally Jewell, known widely as one of the Katie John cases."We are very pleased with the Supreme Court's...said in a statement. "This is not only a victory for Katie John and her family, for Alaska Natives and other rural Alaskans...
Alaska mourns passing of elder Katie John

...leader Friday. Beloved Ahtna Elder Katie John died early in the day May 31 at...lived what she believed. If not for Katie John and her fighter spirit, we would...We are grateful to have enjoyed Katie John's spirit and leadership for nearly...
Service held for Athabascan elder Katie John

...Anchorage for late Athabascan elder Katie John, known for her long legal reported."Miss Katie John walked up before lawyers, and judges...beloved leader, elder, loved one, Katie John, we mourn your passing," Lincoln...
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