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High court upholds redistricting plan

...the Municipality of Anchorage and former state Rep. Terry Martin. In oral arguments Friday, plaintiffs' attorney Ken Jacobus argued that the new plan had three problems. He said that residents of District 32, which runs from Eagle River Valley...
Group calls for session move costs

...purpose of misleading Alaskan voters and defeating any capital move," says the complaint written by Anchorage attorney Ken Jacobus. Jacobus says that the FRANK Commission - an acronym for Fiscally Responsible Alaskans Needing Knowledge - should have...
Anchorage mayor sues redistricting board will not spend money on the case or directly pay for an attorney. The city is providing in-kind services to Ken Jacobus, the attorney for the Alaska Republican Party, who will represent the city. Jacobus said he is not sure who will...
Judge rules calculating move costs can wait

...initiative would mean that the expenditure of public funds could be "triggered by the actions of only a few people." Ken Jacobus, attorney for Alaskans for Efficient Government, said the group would appeal Christen's decision to the state Supreme...
Gambling initiative shot down barred from the initiative process under the Alaska Constitution. Leman, in a letter to initiative co-sponsor Ken Jacobus, wrote that his denial was based on the legal opinion. The sponsors have 30 days to appeal the decision in court...
Blatchford abandons fish marketing job after a week

...the job," Belknap said. Blatchford did not return a phone message left Thursday by the Daily News. His attorney, Ken Jacobus, also could not be reached. Blatchford, who has a master's in journalism and a law degree, is a former Seward...
Court orders rewording of move measure

...Those changes are relatively minor and should be easily accompanied within the 100-word limit imposed by law." Ken Jacobus, attorney for Alaskans for Efficient Government, said he was pleased but surprised by the court's decision. "I...
Appeals court affirms state's money limits on political parties

...ruling. "It said this reflects Alaska's concern about the danger of corruption from soft money," Cleary said. Ken Jacobus, former Republican Party of Alaska attorney and a plaintiff in the lawsuit, could not be reached for comment Tuesday...
Runoff proposal dies instantly

...used in few other elections nationwide. "We're not discouraged," said initiative sponsor and Anchorage attorney Ken Jacobus. "I'm sure the idea will be resurrected in the future sometime. It's the right thing to do. We're just sorry...
Pot prop backers take new approach

...sense in the approach this time," said Republican Moderate Party founder Ray Metcalfe, who supports the measure. Ken Jacobus, the group's treasurer and a former attorney for the Republican Party of Alaska, said one problem with state law...


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