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Supreme Court nominees include Juneau chief assistant attorney general

...nominees were announced and their materials were forwarded to the governor's office, which Judicial Council member Larry Cohn said happened Tuesday - to make his appointment from among the four nominees.Carpeneti's retirement is effective...
Juneau court vacancy draws 5 applicants the upcoming retirement of Juneau Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins. The Alaska Judicial Council's director Larry Cohn says he expects the council to meet in early April to interview the applicants. A public hearing also will be held...
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Study says jails incarcerate Alaska Natives the longest

...particularly outside Anchorage, tend to be kept in custody while their cases work their way through the system, said Larry Cohn, executive director of the judicial council, a state entity charged with screening the judicial process. Natives outside...
Eight local attorneys apply to be next Juneau District Court judge

...qualified applicants. The council will select two or more nominees to recommend to the governor, said Executive Director Larry Cohn. Half of the applicants for the job work in the state attorney general's office. Senior assistants Dan Branch and...
Voters decide bench fate of judge facing charges

...Council recommended be rejected - just the fourth "no" recommendation in 24 years, according to executive director Larry Cohn. The council evaluates judges, screens and nominates applicants and researches ways to improve the administration of...
Voters to decide whether to keep two Juneau judges

...Froehlich. It also voted to recommend retaining the 14 other judges on ballots this year, said council Executive Director Larry Cohn. The panel hasn't recommended removal of a judge since 1988, he said. But attorneys surveyed by the council rated...
Judges, attorney from Juneau apply for position on Alaska's high court

...investigation, a survey of Alaska Bar members and personal interviews.The executive director of the judicial council, Larry Cohn, said in a phone interview that the council will begin the personal interviews in December. A public hearing will also...
Few candidates apply to be rural judges

...forward a list of nominees to Gov. Frank Murkowski, despite advertising for the position twice, said council director Larry Cohn. The council must have two or more nominees to send recommendations to the governor for appointment. The Alaska Judicial...
Legislative panels eye judicial nominations

...need a meeting to receive instruction on this issue," Clark wrote in a Sept. 7 letter to council executive director Larry Cohn. Clark said he would be happy to meet with the council at any time to discuss any aspect of the matter. Cohn said council...
Alaska Judicial Council nominate Levy and Menendez for superior judgeship

...James Cannon, Valdez public member Don Haase, Anchorage public member William Clarke, and council executive director Larry Cohn. Anchorage attorney Kevin Fitzgerald and public member Kathleen Tompkins-Miller were not available. Juneau resident...


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