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Pot laws stirring Alaska politics - again

Wev Shea has been fighting Alaska's marijuana laws for more than two decades. And what a long strained trip it's been. As a U.S...
Shea says he may run for Senate

ANCHORAGE - Former U.S. Attorney Wev Shea has told an Anchorage newspaper that he is disgusted with the leadership of the state's Republican Party and is considering entering...
Shea: Murkowski needs state's GOP boss for November election

ANCHORAGE - Republican Wev Shea says he's disappointed neither Sen. Lisa Murkowski nor her GOP challenger, Mike Miller, has taken a stand against state party...
Ex-U.S. attorney: Renkes may have broken conduct rules

ANCHORAGE - Former U.S. Attorney Wev Shea told the governor in a letter that Attorney General Gregg Renkes may have broken various rules governing the professional conduct...
FBI seizes Stevens note on renovation

...ANCHORAGE - FBI agents earlier this week retrieved a handwritten note by U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens to former U.S. Attorney Wev Shea in which Stevens said he and his wife paid "over $130,000" for the VECO-supervised renovations to their home in...
Alaska Digest

...Alaska Attorney General David E. Marquez has been cleared by the state personnel board of a second ethics complaint. Wev Shea, a former U.S. attorney, filed the complaint in November. He said Marquez violated state ethics laws by publicly...
Senator Murkowski defends ad

...characterized the ad as unprofessional and intentionally false. The criticism this time is coming from Murkowski rival Wev Shea, an Anchorage attorney who hopes to unseat Murkowski. Democrat Tony Knowles, who also is running, called the ad deceptive...
Legislature called to act on corruption

...important issues at Ethan Berkowitz, a former state representative and Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, and Wev Shea, former U.S. attorney for Alaska, spoke at a press conference in Juneau asking the state Legislature to deal at last...
Empire editorial: Tough work begins for new governor

...third day of the legislative session, she announced her "Ethics White Paper," a report by former U.S. Attorney Wev Shea and former House Minority Leader Ethan Berkowitz calling for major changes in state ethics requirements. Many are refreshed...
GOP picks Murkowski

...of the vote to former state Sen. Mike Miller's 37.4 percent. Miller had 23,506 votes. Former U.S. Attorney Wev Shea of Anchorage was a distant third, gathering just 2,351 votes by the Empire's deadline. Murkowski, 47, was appointed...


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