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State requests Supreme Court review of decision in Katie John case

...generations," Attorney General Michael Geraghty said in a statement.The state's request to review the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals' decision in State v. Jewell, more widely known as the Katie John case, was filed Monday. The Alaska Federation...
Alaska mourns passing of elder Katie John

...cornerstone of subsistence advocacy today. Her decades-long struggle to protect these rights culminated in a 2001 Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling stating that the subsistence fisheries protections provided under Title VIII of the Alaska National...
State election plan gets the go-ahead - for now

...TRO, and requested the appointment of a three-judge panel.Later Friday, Chief Circuit Judge Alex of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals appointed the three-judge panel ? and named himself to the panel. Also on the panel are Gleason and James...
A redistricting reversal

...Matthews, providing the court's fifth member following the appointment of former Justice Morgan Christen to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He was the third vote in the 3-2 majority.Kerttula said she's happy to represent whatever communities...
Court denies evidence for Weyhrauch trial

...against former state Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch. The Anchorage Daily News reports Monday's decision from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals stops short of dismissing a charge against the Juneau Republican. His trial is still on hold. Prosecutors...
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State Briefs

...that the Ninth Circuit continues to be out-of-touch with the rest of the country," said Renkes. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held, in Newdow v. United States of America and Elk Grove Unified School District, that the Pledge of Allegiance...
My Turn: Alaskans deserve a subsistence decision

...federal public "lands." They claimed that reserved water rights gave them that authority and the liberal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco agreed. Many constitutional lawyers doubt that the U.S. Supreme Court would uphold this...
My Turn: Red Dog Mine lawsuit protects jobs

...issued an air quality permit to allow an expansion of the mine. But the Environmental Protection Agency and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the state's approval. Their decision defied logic and - we believe - the law, by demanding the...
Alaska Digest

...said Scott Jackson, a Kake hunter, in a prepared statement. The suit follows a recent ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals allowing an emergency injunction to block the Orion North timber sale, on Revillagigedo Island. In its ruling...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...of that united church. Her secular work included being secretary to Judge Robert Boochever of the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, U.S. Sen. Mike Gravel, state Sen. Bettye Fahrenkamp, State Rep. Sally Smith and State Rep. Nels...


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