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What others say: To fight rising prison costs, Alaska must reform

...Justice Commission met to hear a presentation from the Pew Charitable Trusts. The presentation mirrored one given to the Alaska Bar Association last month and included some alarming statistics.Alaska's prison population grew by 27 percent between...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-30/what-others-say-to-fight-rising-p
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What others say: Bill changing judicial nomination process doesn't make sense

...seven members, including the chair, all Alaskans. The Alaska Bar Association selects three attorney members, who provide...benefits most from a non-political judiciary.With the Alaska Bar selecting attorney members, it takes the selection out...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-31/what-others-say-bill-changing-jud
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Special investigator will look into Guard allegations

...Richards is vetting five candidates who have strong criminal investigation backgrounds and are in good standing with the Alaska Bar, said Grace Jang, a spokeswoman for Gov. Bill Walker.Jang did not have a set timeline for the hiring but expected...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-05/special-investigator-will-look-into-
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Three defend Alaska's judicial selection process

...selected by the membership of the Alaska Bar Association, three non-attorneys...the attorney members elected by the Alaska Bar Association. The three speakers...opponents in court, a survey asking all Alaska Bar Association members who've worked...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-03
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Voices of Alaska: A 'fix' in search of a flaw

...selection system is not one of them. Sen. Kelly's proposal is a fix in search of a flaw, and should fail. Geoffry B. Wildridge is an attorney from Fairbanks and president of the Alaska Bar Association. The opinions expressed here are his own.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-14/voices-of-alaska-a-fix-in-search-
Opinion
Gilman: Strong families the backbone of our community

...summers of college, I was employed as a cannery worker at Seward Fisheries.In 1986, I returned to Kenai and passed the Alaska Bar Association Examination and became a licensed attorney in Alaska. I started working as an attorney in Kenai in 1986...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-02/gilman-strong-families-the-backbo
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Theodore L. Carson Jr.

...memberships with Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Al Aska Shrine Temple, Master Mates and Pilots Union, the Colorado Bar, and the Alaska Bar, as well as the Free Masons. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Cheryl Carson; his mother Olivia Carson; sons...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174008082
What others say: Need for change to Judicial Council hasn't been demonstrated

...constitutional amendment to double the number of non-attorney members the governor would appoint to the council to six. The Alaska Bar Association would continue to select three attorney members, as required under the Constitution. However, all members...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-04-07/what-others-say-need-for-change-t
Opinion
Carpeneti opposes Judicial Council change

...attorney members chosen by the Board of Governors of the Alaska Bar Association and three non-attorney members appointed...Leman said the council is dominated by members of the Alaska bar.Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, said she was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-05/carpeneti-opposes-judicial-council-c
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Lifelong learning: Older students' experience adds to classroom

...that paper some more in another class. And then it was published, first by the Kenai Historical Society and later the Alaska Bar Association. "It was factual, it was actual, it was what they were looking for," Fisher said. Fisher doesn't...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/021611/new_786540517.shtml
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