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Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

...Judicial Council announced Friday afternoon. Pallenberg previously applied for the court in 2012, when Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti announced his retirement. Three years ago, Pallenberg was among 13 applicants seeking the position, which went...
Justice Dana Fabe puts down gavel

...applied and the council forwarded four names to the governor. That time, Parnell selected Joel Bolger to replace Walter Carpeneti.DiPietro said the judicial council - a board created by the Alaska Constitution to select judges on merit - will...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Dec. 22, 2014

...director of the legislative finance division. Carpeneti is the daughter of former Alaska Supreme Court chief justice Walter Carpeneti, who delivered the oath of office to Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott at this month's inauguration.Thumbs up to shopping...
Empire Editorial: A vote on trust

...missing payments.Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, likes to use a quote attributed to Alaska Supreme Court justice Walter Carpeneti, who said the state's position could only be attributed to "inexcusable trustfulness."To this day, the bulk...
The struggle to find jobs after jail

...include tax breaks and fidelity bonding as a form of business insurance.Retired Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti told the audience at the jail that recidivism rates are still "shockingly high" in Alaska. More than two-thirds...
Divided court upholds PFD residency rules

...outside Alaska more than 180 days for things like college or a military deployment.Now-retired Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti, writing for the majority, said the six-month residency requirement was intended to determine whether someone...
Federal courtroom named after late Juneau judge

...the first Alaskan to serve on the 9th Circuit, a "crowning achievement" as retired Alaska Supreme Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti put it Monday, Boochever practiced law in Juneau for about 25 years and helped shape the capital city in a number...
High court orders redistricting plan be redrawn

...the only means available to meet the federal voting act requirements.The majority opinion, written by Justice Walter Carpeneti, said it's undisputed that the board began formulating its original plan by focusing exclusively on race and creating...
Senator, public to discuss war at Iraq forum

...then we all have a common goal." Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho will open the forum, Alaska Supreme Court Justice Walter Carpeneti will be the moderator, and Noon will be on the panel with Murkowski. Moniak said organizers have been working to...
High court ruling allows victims of Big Lake fire to sue state

...with our past decisions or any other authorities," Fabe wrote. Fabe, along with justices Warren Matthews and Walter Carpeneti, said Reese must examine individually each claim against the state to determine if the decisions made were "operational...


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