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We must fix the criminal justice system

...police-related lawsuits or settlements."Photographic evidence is worth a thousand words," said Mark Thatcher, a staff attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan's racial justice project.Some police advocates have raised...
Court rejects benefit denial in same-sex case

...could not afford the home the two shared after Fadely's death. He said she is now living out of state.Lamda Legal staff attorney Peter Renn, who also represented Harris, said the decision "contributes to momentum that we've been seeing across...
In Alaska village, banishment helps keep peace

...troublemaker. I can see both sides of it."If it's not lawful, it should be, said Heather Kendall-Miller, senior staff attorney for the Native American Rights Fund in Anchorage. Tribal councils always have attempted to protect the peace...
The bug caught with a bicycle

...that her company was putting a challenge team together, so I decided I better do the same," said Tom Waldo, a staff attorney at Earthjustice who is serving as his team's captain.Likewise, Tristan Knutson-Lombardo said he usually bikes...
Former Seattle burn chief accused of misconduct

...He has until March 31 to respond to the charges."They are very, very serious allegations," the commission's staff attorney Suzanne Mager told the Times.During the commission's investigation, several dozen prominent burn specialists...
Court hears case over same-sex survivor benefits

...Deborah Harris' long-term partner Kerry Fadely was shot to death at the Millennium Hotel in Anchorage. Lamda Legal staff attorney Peter Renn, who represented Harris, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Harris had to move out of the couple's...
NYC, Calif. bills fight to protect caregivers

...a mother - who would be available to deal with all the domestic responsibilities," said Phoebe Taubman, senior staff attorney at A Better Balance, a legal organization that helps workers meet the demands of work and family. "Now both parents...
Attorney says panel is treating Fairbanks mayor unfairly

...Ranch Motel. The corporation was managed by political activist Donna Gilbert, a Stiver supporter.A commission staff attorney has recommended $4,000 in fines and reimbursement for Eberhart's campaign.The commission's staff concluded...
Court: AK must look at cumulative oil, gas impacts

...exploration and development "with its blinders on for years" and it can't do that anymore, said Brook Brisson, staff attorney for Trustees for Alaska, which represented Resisting Environmental Destruction on Indigenous Lands, Gwich'in Steering...
Same-sex couples challenge Neb. foster parent rule

...crazy to think that in any way, shape or form, you're limiting your pool of people," said Currey Cook, a senior staff attorney with the New York-based gay rights group, Lambda Legal. "Not only is there a shortage of placements, but also...
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