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What others say: Alaska needs legislation, not lawsuits, on Medicaid expansion

...about Medicaid expansion - it's about the way expansion was done.Their argument doesn't hold water.The Alaska Attorney General, the Legislature's own legal counsel and independent lawyers say Walker's actions are legal under state and...
AG denies LNG plant sale after Hilcorp rejects alterations to sale contract

Alaska Attorney General Craig Richards has rejected the proposed purchase by Harvest Alaska of a small liquefied natural gas plant at Port MacKenzie...
New ruling on protective orders for Alaska Native tribes

...longer be forced to go the extra mile to have their domestic violence restraining orders enforced by the state. Alaska Attorney General Craig Richards issued a legal opinion stating that Alaska law conflicts with the federal Violence Against Women...
What others say: HB 115 a political stunt and nothing more

...claim.Of course, declaring something and actually doing it are two different things.The following year, the Alaska Attorney General issued an opinion stating that regardless of the vote, it was still unconstitutional. The administration of...
Gay couples apply for marriage licenses

...get in the window in case they close the window and say you can't get married anymore," VanDyne said.The Alaska attorney general's office planned to take its case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals within the coming weeks and filed notice...
Senate candidates pull campaign ads

...Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, began airing an ad last week trying to portray his Republican opponent, former Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan, as soft on crime. The ad featured a man identified as a former Anchorage police officer standing...
Union reps assail settlement touted by Sullivan

JUNEAU - Union representatives said Wednesday that former Alaska attorney general Dan Sullivan dropped the ball in settling a professional malpractice lawsuit against a former state actuary for $500 million...
Judge considers fate of Alaska gay marriage ban

...reach no other conclusion this is impermissible discrimination under the equal protection clause."Assistant Alaska Attorney General Bill Milks argued the ban was put in place by voters and the Legislature, and the state has every intention of...
Judge invalidates part of school funding mechanism

...local contribution is not a source of state revenue and is not subject to the dedicated funds provision," the Alaska attorney general's office said in a statement.Carey wrote in his opinion that the required local contribution, or RLC, consists...
Alaska GOP candidates clash on immigration Alaska clashed on immigration Sunday night in a televised debate ahead of the Aug. 19 primary.Both former Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan and Lt. Gov Mead Treadwell refused to sign a pledge offered by tea party favorite Joe Miller to...


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