http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
House moves PTSD sentencing bill

...House Special Committee on Military and Veterans' Affairs moved a bill Thursday allowing judges to consider post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries as a mitigating factor during sentencings of combat veterans.House Bill 313...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-21/house-moves-ptsd-sentencing-bill
State | AK legislature
Judge sentences rapist to 6 years in prison

...womanizing."The victim attended the sentencing accompanied by a service dog that she said was prescribed for post-traumatic stress disorder.She objected to listing the crime as "least serious."

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-11-19/judge-sentences-rapist-6-years-prison
Local
Dying sex offender's family pleads for mercy

...Strickling was able to understand the legal proceedings, including the charges against him.Strickling also has Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - he served in the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged in 1967.His mental and physical condition worsened...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-11-13/dying-sex-offenders-family-pleads-mercy
Local
Trying to help others

...consistent work to support his wife, growing family and the pressure of coping with day-to-day life with post-traumatic stress disorder.The 29-year-old left eight siblings, a wife and two children, 30 nieces and nephews and two parents...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-03/trying-help-others
State
Soldotna shooting victim responds to treatment

...and keep your eyes open, the chances are it won't be as bad or it'll go away completely."Stroup has post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.Her psychiatrist, Dr. Frank Ochberg, a prominent PTSD psychiatrist and professor of psychiatry...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-01/soldotna-shooting-victim-responds-treat
State
Vet gets 1 year for shooting at vehicle on Egan Drive

...there's not a satisfactory answer as to what caused Darshan S. Dogra's behavior - just possibilities such as post-traumatic stress disorder, anger issues or alcohol abuse."Ultimately I think no matter what sentence is fashioned, it's very...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-05-08/vet-gets-1-year-shooting-vehicle-egan-d
Local
Wounded vets' custom cycles stolen in Anchorage

...mostly veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, with some suffering from traumatic physical injuries, post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injuries, she said.Skuce said the group filed a police report. Rentals temporarily...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-27/wounded-vets-custom-cycles-stolen-ancho
State
Alaska Editorial: We're silver

...activate when a vulnerable adult is missing. It would apply to adults with disabilities, including dementias, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and developmental disabilities.Rep. Max Gruenburg, who introduced HB59, likened it to the Amber Alert...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-07-21/alaska-editorial-were-silver
Opinion
Military justice: We must put an end to sexual assault in the military

...Act of 2013 which would make disability benefits for women veterans available if they are suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or depression following a military-related sexual assault.I also support the Defense STRONG...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-08-02/military-justice-we-must-put-end-sexu
Opinion
Afghans tell of US soldier's killing rampage

...his mental health may be part of his defense; he was on his fourth combat deployment and had suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder as well as a concussive head injury while serving in Iraq. The Army is seeking the death penalty.

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2013-05-17/afghans-tell-us-soldiers-killing-ramp
Not For Web

CONTACT US

  • 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

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING