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Correction for June 17, 2015

...accompanied an article on the front page of Tuesday's newspaper misidentified attorney Mark Choate as his son, attorney Jon Choate. The man pictured was Mark Choate.? The Empire regrets this error. To report an error or request a correction, please...
Witnesses to 9-year-old murder testify in court

...local landscaper who was working on the remodeling project and was talking to Kim when Kim was shot, told attorney Mark Choate from the witness stand Monday. "And (he) pulled out the sawed-off .22 and pointed it at Mr. Kim, and bang. He...
Gun store owner: 'I don't sell guns illegally'

...Jonathan Lowy of the Washington, D.C.-based Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, co-counsel with local attorney Mark Choate, said Coxe could not lawfully sell the fugitive the $195 used rifle because he would not have passed a background...
Eight years later, gun shop trial to begin

...lawsuits against gun dealers for injury caused by the misuse of firearms.The plaintiffs - represented by local attorney Mark Choate and co-counsel Jonathan Lowy of the Washington, D.C.-based Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence - appealed and...
Jury orders murderer to pay victim's family

...61 million in punitive damages.It's not likely the Kim family will see a cent of it, the family's attorney Mark Choate said."Unless they find out he has an oil reserve ..." Choate said, jokingly, in an interview Tuesday.Coday...
Jury finds Ray Coxe not responsible for murder

...could be asked for comment."The family is crushed," Mark Choate, co-counsel for the Kims, told the Empire...photographs accompanying this article misidentified attorney Mark Choate. The error has been corrected.
As gun shop trial goes to jury, attorneys get in their final shots

...of the jury, which will continue deliberating Monday morning until a verdict is released."It was Ray's Way," Mark Choate, attorney for the family of the slain man, said of how Coxe ran his business, Rayco Sales. "He was going to do...
Former Rayco Sales employees testify in gun trial

...that way.""Why did you tell him that?" attorney Mark Choate asked Bickham, who now lives in Washington state and...If it was your shop, would you secure those guns?" Mark Choate asked Bickham later on the video tape."Yes," he...
Gun shop owner denies responsibility

...him. Is that your testimony?" Jonathan Lowy, who is representing the family of Simone Kim alongside local attorney Mark Choate, asked Coxe Thursday."I had several thoughts," Coxe replied. "If Mr. Driver (a clerk at the store) had put...
Hoonah wins double murder lawsuit

...possibility of appeal," said Jon Choate, who represented widow Haley Tokuoka-Yearout with his father, attorney Mark Choate. "And depending on how the (Alaska) Supreme Court rules on the appeal, then there could be a second trial."The...


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