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Alaska issue gets spot on Supreme Court agenda

Alaska is headed to the U.S. Supreme Court. The nation's highest legal body began its new term this month, and among the 80 or so cases this term is at least one appeal dealing specifically with Alaska.
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...
State Briefs

Election results certified; Finance academy offered in Juneau; DIA chooses leaders; Bill removes need for concealed-gun permit; Alaska AG seeks Pledge review
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...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...going strong. He represents Alaska on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the second highest court in the nation...granddaughter, ski racer Hilary Lindh. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals is based in Pasadena, Calif., and Boochever...
High court won't hear Pilgrim land case

...environmental assessment on the impact of the road on park land. Monday's ruling comes after the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the family in February. The lower court rejected the family's claim that the Park Service...
Court of Appeals' announcement marks victory for Americans

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals' announcement that dumping mine tailings into Lower Slate Lake is illegal is a victory for all Americans. Sound off on the important...


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