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Law regulates use of restraint in schools

...Ron Cowan, an investigator with the Alaska Disability Law Center. "We really had nothing that was enforceable up to...Last year, a report by the Anchorage-based Disability Law Center charged that the Anchorage School District was restraining...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-28/law-regulates-use-restraint-schools
State
Expert: Westboro Baptist protesters unlikely to show

...Native Heritage Center and ChangePoint, a nondenominational church, both in Anchorage on June 1.Southern Poverty Law Center senior fellow Mark Potok told the Anchorage Daily News that Westboro has a long history of scheduling pickets, but actually...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-17/expert-westboro-baptist-protesters-unli
State
Supreme Court will take up new health law dispute

...coverage for women's reproductive health care needs, said Marcia Greenberger, co-president of the National Women's Law Center.Citing the example of IUDs, Greenberger said the devices may be the safest, most effective way to prevent pregnancy...

http://juneauempire.com/mark-sherman/2013-11-29/supreme-court-will-take-new-heal
Watchdog group questions school 'safe rooms' use

...investigated the practice.The Disability Law Center made public a September report that...over 850 times in a school year," law center investigator Ron Cowan said. "That's...in restraint or seclusion."The law center's investigation into the school...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-08/watchdog-group-questions-school-safe-ro
State
Resources available to voters with disabilities

...staff attorney at the Disability Law Center of Alaska - one of the partners in...executive director of the Disability Law Center."If they need to bring someone...others, in addition to the Disability Law Center.? Contact reporter Mark D. Miller...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-11-04/resources-available-voters-disabilities
Local
Army: Artillery training sparked Alaska wildfire

...An Army spokesman said anyone who believes they suffered any damages from the fire can contact the Fort Wainwright law center claims office and any claims will be looked at to see if they meet specific criteria.U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski pushed...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-22/army-artillery-training-sparked-alaska-
State
'Boy or Girl?' Gender a new challenge for schools

...curious to see what this next generation looks like," says Masen Davis, the executive director of the Transgender Law Center, a civil rights and advocacy organization based in San Francisco. "I'm hopeful."Ryan is, too. "It's just...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-05-28/boy-or-girl-gender-new-challenge-sc
Neighbors
Youth psychiatric company probed for drug methods

...tranquilizing drugs in its other facilities. The Disability Law Center of Alaska is in the midst of an investigation of North...problem that will worsen when the new facility opens, the law center told the state. But practices at the hospital and treatment...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012406/sta_20060124016.shtml
News
Disability group sues restaurant

ANCHORAGE - The Disability Law Center has filed a lawsuit against an Anchorage...its views of Turnagain Arm. The law center has been pressuring it since 1995...Janel Wright, legal director of the law center. Turnagain House owner Philip G...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072902/sta_suit.shtml
News
Around Town

...Heather Hadley gives a presentation on the Southern Poverty Law Center, 10 a.m., Zach Gordon Youth Center, in conjunction with the Unitarian Fellowship. The Law Center, run by Morris Dees, fights racial prejudice through...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102900/Loc_aroundtown.html
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