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Carpeneti reappoints 4 presiding judges

...Alaska's four presiding Superior Court judges will retain their positions for 2011. Supreme Court Chief Justice Walter L. Carpeneti announced Thursday that Judge Patricia A. Collins will preside over the First Judicial District, which covers...
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Supreme Court nominees include Juneau chief assistant attorney general

...the council announced the names of its four nominees Tuesday for the position being vacated by retiring Justice Walter L. Carpeneti, former chief justice of the Supreme Court.Among the nominees are two from Southeast Alaska, including the chief...
Top AK justice to retire

...position - at the end of this month - he will also be stepping away from the court next year and into retirement.Walter L. Carpeneti, whose three-year term as chief justice ends in two weeks on June 30, announced his retirement in a court statement...
Longtime public defender remembered

...Meachum died Jan. 1 after suffering a heart attack and stroke. He was 57.Retiring Alaska Supreme Court Justice Walter L. Carpeneti said during Tuesday's Celebration of Life Service at Northern Light United Church that he will remember Meachum...
Judge's abortion finding rejected

...requiring minors to get parental consent, or a judge's order, to obtain an abortion. The two dissenting justices, Walter L. Carpeneti and Chief Justice Warren W. Matthews, were prepared to overturn Tan's ruling and allow the law to go into effect...
Louis Menendez gets a seat on the bench

...Friday before friends, family and a number of judges from Southeast Alaska.Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Walter L. Carpeneti administered the oath of office and praised Menendez, who has been an Alaska resident for 30 years and has practiced...
Judges, attorney from Juneau apply for position on Alaska's high court

...Cox are among 13 Alaskans who have submitted an application to fill the post, which is now held by Chief Justice Walter L. Carpeneti. Carpeneti previously announced he will retire in January 2013.The Alaska Judicial Council announced the names...
Supreme Court: State may be liable in 1992 plane crash

...plane) was being used to transport passengers between Anchorage and Juneau," says the opinion written by Justice Walter L. Carpeneti. "It was not being used in combat or in training..." The group could have flown a commercial or chartered...
Alaska court says 2 men can sue in bidding dispute

...of the largest state contracts for lease space in Fairbanks' history. In the unanimous opinion by Chief Justice Walter L. Carpeneti, the court said that partial or qualified immunity still offers "substantial protection from liability." The...
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Parnell: State must end its sexual assault 'epidemic'

...Flanking Parnell were cabinet members, legislators and other dignitaries, including state Supreme Court Chief Justice Walter L. Carpeneti. Attorney General Dan Sullivan called on students in the audience to stigmatize domestic violence and sexual assault...


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