Man gets 25 years for near-fatal stabbing

...came remarkably close to being that."Williams was sentenced Monday to serve 25 years in prison for what Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez called a "horrific attack" on an unsuspecting victim in March of 2014.After reviewing photographs...
Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

Juneau Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg is trying again...2007 and was appointed as a Juneau Superior Court Judge by Gov. Sarah Palin in August...with a group. "I think the work of a superior court judge, a trial court judge, it's...
'Fairbanks Four' trial ends, judge won't rush Fairbanks Four - George Frese, Kevin Pease, Marvin Roberts and Eugene Vent - wrapped up Tuesday. But Superior Court Judge Paul Lyle said his decision in the case likely won't come for several months, reported The Fairbanks Daily...
Abuser gets 25 years for harming two girls

...Marcelle McDannel, in open court."I can prove I didn't do it," he told her before the hearing in Juneau Superior Court started. He added that he was being "forced" into the situation by not being allowed to withdraw his plea.McDannel...
Alaska troopers: Woman raped over 5 weeks at rural cabin

...Iverson wrote.Selovich was arraigned this week on kidnapping, sexual assault and assault charges in Fairbanks Superior Court. No pleas were entered. A preliminary hearing was scheduled for Nov. 20. Calls to the Public Defender's Office...
Soldotna man pleads guilty in dog beating death

...Stroer pleaded guilty to one count of animal cruelty that had been taken down from a felony to a class A misdemeanor. Superior Court Judge Carl Bauman handed down a sentence of one year in jail with 180 days of that jail time suspended as well as four...
Alaska appeals abortion funding decision

...those medically necessary.Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest sued the state over the law and regulation, and Superior Court Judge John Suddock ruled in the group's favor in August. The state filed a notice of appeal with the Alaska Supreme...
Shooting suspect indicted for murder

...since his Oct. 21 arrest. A judge maintained his bail Friday and set an arraignment date for next week in Juneau Superior Court.Prosecutors say Strawn shot and killed 30-year-old Brandon C. Cook at the Kodzoff Acres Mobile Home Park in...
Prep school graduate gets a year in jail for sexual assault

...of probation after he gets out of jail.He could have received 11 years behind bars.In imposing the sentence, Superior Court Judge Larry Smukler called Labrie a "very good liar."A glum-looking Labrie hugged his weeping mother. He was...
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Murder in the valley

...judges, likewise, are at a conference in Alyeska. Magistrate judges are filling in for the Juneau District and Superior Court judges while they are away.The prosecutors won't be back until Friday evening, but can participate in court hearings...


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