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Greenpeace activists leave Arctic drill rig after six-day stay

...wrote on Twitter. "Shell's reckless plans speak volumes about their disregard for it."Shell has also asked the U.S. court for an injunction against further Greenpeace actions on Shell ships bound for or already in the Arctic. The court issued...
Southeast man wanted online, but not in real life

...later. The government ultimately conceded it was barred from bringing the case by the double jeopardy clause. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit granted the appeal last fall.
Appeals court revives roadless rule case

...on millions of acres of forest lands, including vast swaths of national forest in Alaska.In a 3-0 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit reversed a federal judge's ruling that Alaska waited too long to file...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home's decision was arbitrary, capricious, or contrary to law."Undeterred, the decision was appealed to the U.S. Court of Appeals. In June 2013, a three-judge panel again ruled against Hershey and Kreider.Far from ready to give up...
Supreme Court rejects Kohring appeal

...and probation.He appealed that conviction also, again on the grounds of misconduct by prosecutors. The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals declined to take up the case.Kohring last year ran for a seat on the Wasilla City Council but was not elected...
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Mauled man can sue U.S., court says THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN FRANCISCO...court ruled. Mauled man can sue U.S., court says 052899 Local 7 The Juneau...Archives> Mauled man can sue U.S., court says 30° Classifieds
Mauled man can sue U.S., court says

SAN FRANCISCO - An Alaska man mauled by a polar bear at an Air Force radar site where the animals had been seen prowling can sue the federal government, a federal appeals court ruled.
My turn: Protecting the right to dissent

The U.S. Court of Appeals recently ruled that the principal of Juneau-Douglas High School violated Joseph Frederick's free speech rights when...
Northwest Digest

State seeks to join Tustumena fray KENAI - Attorney General Gregg Renkes has filed a motion before the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals seeking to be a defendant in a lawsuit over salmon stocking in Lake Tustumena. The lawsuit was filed by...
My turn: No logical reason to split the 9th Circuit Court

Ben Brown, in defending Sen. Murkowski's legislation to split the 9th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, makes three arguments: (1) the 9th Circuit is too large to work effectively and the geographic scope and population...


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