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State to appeal setnet initiative ruling

...signatures.In the meantime, the issue will go to the state Supreme Court, where the record must first be established before...occurs in the case.Singer said he expected the state Supreme Court to affirm Easter's decision.Singer has said previously...
Treadwell, Miller trade jabs at debate

...sent to his official office had to be rejected since it was worded directly against current law, as set by the state Supreme Court. He said if it were worded differently, there might be a way to move that initiative forward and challenged Miller...
Alaska Editorial: Supreme Court decision expands tribal jurisdiction

...was from Stevens Village and not Minto. But the state Supreme Court ruled that since both Stearman and her child were...Alaskans safer - and at less cost.Because of the state Supreme Court's decision Friday, we will now have an opportunity...
Huge advances for gay marriage in an eventful year

...the gay marriage debate.The state Supreme Court had ruled in 1993 that gay...through a unanimous ruling by the state Supreme Court.Some opponents discussed...Piazza's ruling was stayed by the state Supreme Court, creating an opening in which...
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Playing TAPS

...picks for 2014, the dispute will be appealed to state Superior Court and, ultimately, the state Supreme Court.In February, the state Supreme Court rendered its first decision on a TAPS tax dispute, for 2006. The high court is still looking...
State Supreme Court refuses to grant beluga whales special status

...extinction and didn't qualify as a separate subspecies or species under state law. In the ruling issued Friday, the state Supreme Court didn't address whether the whales ought to be endangered or whether that decision was correct, only whether the...
State Supreme Court rejects secession vote

ANCHORAGE - The state Supreme Court has ruled against a man's effort to change the Alaska constitution...Party have been stopped by the lieutenant governor, and the state Supreme Court has twice ruled against him, saying secession is illegal under...
Parnell appoints lawyer to state Supreme Court

JUNEAU - Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell has appointed an Anchorage lawyer to the state Supreme Court to replace a justice recently named to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.Parnell appointed Peter Maassen, who came to...
25 Alaskans apply for state Supreme Court

KETCHIKAN - Alaska's upcoming vacancy on the state Supreme Court has drawn 25 applicants, including 10 Superior Court judges. Justice Robert L. Eastaugh, 65, is retiring in November. He...
Alaska Editorial: Judicial selection for Alaska the Alaska Judicial Council, which consists of three non-attorney Alaskans and three Alaska attorneys. The state Supreme Court's chief justice participates as chair, and votes rarely, only to break a tie.House Bill 33 seeks to change...


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