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Man gets 25 years for near-fatal stabbing

...close to being that."Williams was sentenced Monday to serve 25 years in prison for what Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez called a "horrific attack" on an unsuspecting victim in March of 2014.After reviewing photographs of the victim's...
Man gets 8 years for rape

...for an alcohol-fueled domestic violence sexual assault at his home nearly a year ago.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez imposed the sentence, 11 years with three suspended, plus four years of probation, for Eric James Beers during...
Double jeopardy concerns raised for man who burned girlfriend

...defendant's free to enter a plea," Scott said to Judge Louis Menendez during the hearing. "I can't stop him from doing...attempted to get his client's bail reduced. Judge Louis Menendez refused. Menendez said he would require more information...
Child predator offers apology at sentencing

...sexually abusing a young girl gave a tearful apology to the her father during his sentencing hearing this week. Judge Louis Menendez handed down the sentence for Michael J. Scaggs, 40, on Tuesday and in a second court hearing Friday in Juneau Superior...
Vicious beating leads to felony assault indictment

...arraignment in Juneau Superior Court Monday afternoon and pleaded not guilty through a court-appointed attorney. Judge Louis Menendez maintained Brown's bond at $20,000 and scheduled a jury trial for June.Police found the 54-year-old victim...
Jury picked in civil case over Hoonah officer deaths

...begin with opening statements shortly after 8:30 this morning."We have a jury," Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez announced at the end of the day.Attorneys quickly narrowed down the pool of possible jurors one by one, excusing...
In the courts: Rape, child porn, criminal use of computer

...victim in fear of injury with the knife.If Judge Louis Menendez accepts the plea deal at the sentencing hearing...database outside of work.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez also gave Roxie D. Starr, 60, a year of suspended...
Drug busts lead to felony charges for trio custody on $15,000 and $10,000 bail, respectively, and are scheduled to stand trial in September.Judge Louis Menendez noted that if they are released on bail, they are not to have contact with one another.Fifty-two-year-old...
Hoonah wins double murder lawsuit

...the system. It was very fair. It was very fair."Following the jury's announcement, Choate requested Judge Louis Menendez enter a judgment against Marvin, making him liable for the officers' deaths in the context of the civil lawsuit...
Jury deliberates after cop killer pleads the Fifth

...delusions."I, John Marvin, refuse and plead the Fifth," Marvin said before he was sworn in under oath.Judge Louis Menendez swore him in anyway and allowed the city's attorney, Frank Koziol, to ask his questions. Mendendez again asked...


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