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High court orders redistricting plan be redrawn

...allowing appropriate judicial review of its determinations," the justices said.Justice Dana Fabe and Senior Justice Warren Matthews, who was sitting by assignment, dissented from the majority opinion, saying they believed the board's approach...
Defendant in fatal car crash case avoids trial

...probation violation. West admitted to that violation on June 22, 2011, in Juneau Superior Court before Justice Warren Matthews, and he is pending a disposition hearing.The state filed a second petition to revoke probation in August, saying...
Alaska's highest court hears Pebble case

...not trigger requirements for public notice or a finding that the work is in the public interest.Retired Justice Warren Matthews, who is filling in on the court, asked if there was any downside to public notice.Fox said the list of published...
Chief justice: Crime is down, prosecutions up across state

The news from the Alaska Court System is good. Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Matthews said the number of felony cases the courts are handling has risen 26 percent over the past 10 years. But the crime rate in Alaska...
Photos: Remembering Rabinowitz

...Courthouse for a garden memorial in honor of Supreme Court Justice Jay Rabinowitz. Bottom, Supreme Court Justice Warren Matthews speaks during the dedication of the garden planted in remembrance of Rabinowitz, who died June 16, 2001. Rabinowitz...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...system is working today. On the same day, legislation was introduced to change the way it works. Chief Justice Warren Matthews told the Legislature about trends in the court system. Generally, he said, 1998 was a ``year of stability...
Legislative Update

...the vote requirement for tax hikes (SJR10). Room 211. Friday 11 a.m. State of the Judiciary by Chief Justice Warren Matthews. House Chambers. NOTEWORTHY BILLS INTRODUCED: SB90 (Taylor), giving the state exclusive jurisdiction to manage...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the vote requirement for tax hikes (SJR10). Room 211. Friday 11 a.m. State of the Judiciary by Chief Justice Warren Matthews. House Chambers. SB90 (Taylor), giving the state exclusive jurisdiction to manage fish and game resources. Taylor...
Nave makes it official

...the product of his upbringing and his life. The installation is for the fine man he is and the judge he will be." Warren Matthews, a retired Alaska Supreme Court justice, read a letter from current Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti, who wrote that...
High court ruling allows victims of Big Lake fire to sue state

...that is not consistent 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...


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