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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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Judge allows Healy Clean Coal Plant to move ahead

...agreement between Golden Valley Electric Association, the state of Alaska and federal regulators was approved Monday by U.S. Court Judge Ralph Beistline, according to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, citing a GVEA statement.GVEA interim President...
A better path to justice

...not bring conspiracy charges as a stand-alone offense against detainees, because of an October 2012 decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in the case of Salim Hamdan, a former driver for Osama bin Laden. The ruling...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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...
FCC and the Internet

The following editorial first appeared in the Chicago Tribune: The U.S. Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia recently ruled that the Federal Communications Commission has no authority to tell Internet...


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