Refine Search

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...
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...
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...
Cameras capture brutal assault

...shackled to two other prisoners. He appeared calm but concerned and was attentive to his court-appointed attorney, who entered a not guilty plea on his behalf. Judge Louis Menendez scheduled a jury trial to take place in September.
Repeat sex offender gets 15 years

...prison for his latest attack: raping a woman passed out in Marine Park last summer.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez described 50-year-old Gilbert C. Willard as someone who "preys upon the defenseless" and a danger to the public...
Hot rod driver gets 3 months for injuring passenger

...Wednesday to three months in prison for seriously injuring his passenger in the crash.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez called Silver Maake's driving "reckless and dangerous" and said he and the passenger - Maake's cousin, Siaosi...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback