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Palin hit again with new ethics complaint

...claiming the legal defense fund established for her last week to challenge such claims is an ethics violation itself. Kim Chatman, 49, of Eagle River filed the complaint with the attorney general's office, seeking an investigation by the state...
Ethics board still weighing Palin case

...board, which handles ethics complaints, is confidential, and it hasn't updated the status of the complaint filed by Kim Chatman. Palin's lawyer, Tom Van Flein, said Wednesday it's still pending. Palin's supporters created the Alaska Fund...
Alaska editorial: Abuse of ethics complaints leads to bad politics

...point: The latest complaint against Gov. Sarah Palin. Kim Chatman complains the governor has violated state ethics bills. We don't like the title any more than Kim Chatman does. The governor should play it straight and call...
Judge denies motion in lawsuit against former Gov. Palin

...Burgess issued the ruling this week. Plaintiffs Gregory Charles Royal of Washington, D.C., and Eagle River resident Kim Chatman filed their motion in January, saying they had just learned the Juneteenth proclamation was issued - as required by...
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Palin fund illegal; donors will get money back

...April 2009, limiting donations to $150 per person. The ethics complaint was filed soon after by Eagle River resident Kim Chatman, who alleged Palin was misusing her official position and accepting improper gifts. Chatman said she was glad the...
Palin spars with critics over validity of ethics complaints

...Alaska voters. "She said she was going to be open, transparent and wanted people to hold her accountable," said Kim Chatman, an Eagle River resident whose complaint against Palin is among the few still pending. "I took her for her word...
Investigator rules against Palin in ethics probe

...many citizens would donate money to her legal defense fund." The ethics complaint was filed by Eagle River resident Kim Chatman shortly after the fund was created, alleging Palin was misusing her official position and accepting improper gifts...
A closer look at Palin's personal finances

...Alaska Fund Trust, which was established by supporters in April to help Palin pay her legal bills. Eagle River resident Kim Chatman filed an ethics complaint, which remains active, alleging Palin is misusing the governor's office for personal gain...
Trustee says Palin not involved with defense fund

...crosses the line," Cole said, adding that the trust is reviewing its legal options for "reputational harm" caused by Kim Chatman, the Eagle River resident who filed the ethics complaint that led to Daniel's finding. Jon Givens, an Anchorage...
Fed judge dismisses Juneteenth lawsuit against Palin

...Washington in March and was later transferred to the U.S. District Court of Alaska after adding Eagle River resident Kim Chatman as a plaintiff. Chatman withdrew from the case through the amended complaint after the federal court said plaintiffs...


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