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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...
Alaska appeals court hears subsistence case

...are in place.Judge Bruce Ward sided with the state. He said he looked at the case closely, reviewing a 1979 state Supreme Court case that shows the free-exercise clause may work when religion is involved, conduct is religiously based and...
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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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...
Buffalo Bills cheerleaders halt season after suit

...worked hundreds of hours for free, and were subjected to groping and sexual comments.The civil action was filed in state Supreme Court and seeks unspecified back pay and legal fees. It names Mateczun's company, Stejon Productions Corp., the...
Court: Alaska tribe should settle own dispute over leadership

...Village tribe, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Another group also claims it is the rightful leader.The state Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the case filed by the group led by Robert Fifer, saying the tribe's constitution dictates...
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ANCHORAGE - A state tax assessment board concluded four days of contentious hearings May 15 on valuation of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System for state and local property taxes.
Court rules same-sex couples have equal tax rights

...entitled to the same state property-tax exemptions for senior citizens and disabled veterans as married couples, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday.The decision upholds a 2011 Superior Court ruling on a taxation case involving three same-sex Anchorage...
Alaska Supreme Court eyes abortion notification

...appealed in 2013 by abortion-rights supporters, which led to the case being heard by the five justices of the state supreme court.Part of the law remains in effect as the case winds through the legal system, according to state Department of...
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