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...sentenced Thursday to two years in prison. Ralph N. Wells, 22, received the minimum jail time Superior Court Judge Mark Wood could assign him in the case. A jury convicted Wells of one of four counts of felony assault following a four-day trial...
Alaska Digest

...first-degree murder after strangling and bludgeoning 55-year-old Pamela Joy Upton two years ago. Superior Court Judge Mark Wood ordered that Upton receive psychiatric care during confinement. He said Upton could serve longer if he is deemed dangerous...
Alaska man gets 30 years for sex abuse

...developmentally challenged. "This particular set of offenses is among the worst I've ever seen," said Superior Court Judge Mark Wood, who spent three years prosecuting sex crimes in the 1980s. "I can't express the wrongness of the offense in harsh...
Ugashik man found dead outside village was found dead a mile from the village and Alaska State Troopers said the cause appears to be exposure. The body of Mark Wood was sent to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy. Troopers in King Salmon received word Friday that a...
Alaska Digest

...The sentence is a reduction from the 210-year original sentence handed down in 1998 by Fairbanks Superior Court Judge Mark Woods after a Dillingham jury convicted Ramsey of two counts of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and...
Alaska Digest

...unclear whether the trial can start without the witness, prosecutor Corinne Vorenkamp said in court. Superior Court Judge Mark Wood issued a material witness warrant and authorities are looking for the witness, who they said has ties to the Yukon River...
Alaska Digest

...later reduced. Jordan was the UAF basketball team's leading scorer during the 2005-06 season. Superior Court Judge Mark Wood set Jordan's probation for two years. Wood also ordered Jordan to pay $877.98 in restitution to one of the victims...
Man gets 119 years in prison for slaying that for years had had stymied the Fairbanks Police Department. The sentence, delivered by Superior Court Judge Mark Wood, covers Wright's conviction on a murder charge and related charges of robbery and tampering with evidence. It was...
Eight seek Superior Court judge post, one slot available

...Fairbanks magistrate who was a finalist for the Superior Court two years ago. Others hoping to succeed Superior Court Judge Mark Wood, who is retiring this summer, include: private attorneys Chris Bataille and Danielle Foster; Fairbanks Chief Prosecutor...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Jury finds Ramsey guilty 2/6/98

...years for each murder count. Prosecutor Renee Erb said she would recommend the maximum sentence to Superior Court Judge Mark Wood. Ramsey's attorney pinned his defense on the idea that the teen wanted to commit suicide, not homicide, when he...


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