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What others say: In light of ruling, Alaska dropping same-sex marriage appeal

...tide of sentiment on the issue was changing rapidly, both in Alaska and the country as a whole. In April, the Alaska Supreme Court ruled same-sex couples were entitled to property tax exemptions that married heterosexual couples enjoyed, and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-29/what-others-say-in-light-of-rulin
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Anti-setnet group scrubs site after submitting signatures

...so far by AFCA to "monitor, assess and coordinate" media coverage for the group. Pending the outcome of an Alaska Supreme Court ruling, the initiative could be on the Alaska Primary Election Ballot as early as August 2016. After the initiative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-10/anti-setnet-group-scrubs-site-after-
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Anti-setnet group scrubs site after submitting signatures

...so far by AFCA to "monitor, assess and coordinate" media coverage for the group.Pending the outcome of an Alaska Supreme Court ruling, the initiative could be on the Alaska primary election ballot as early as August 2016.After the initiative...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-10/anti-setnet-group-scrubs-site-after-
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Group continues effort to get setnet ban on 2016 ballot

...appears on the ballot will likely be left to the Alaska Supreme Court.Then-Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, in early 2014...state appealed the Superior Court ruling to the Alaska Supreme Court, and the state submitted its final brief in April...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-02/group-continues-effort-to-get-setnet
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Regulatory board reviews proposed marijuana regulations

...entirely but cannot prohibit marijuana possession at home because it is protected as a privacy right under a prior Alaska Supreme Court decision.The draft regulations also included a definition of edibles that prohibits sales of prepackaged food...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-30/regulatory-board-reviews-proposed-ma
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Bill would remove some records from online court system

...problems when they felt they should not be listed, said Nancy Meade, general counsel for the court system. The Alaska Supreme Court carved out the cases it agreed should not be publicly available "mostly because all of these descriptions of cases...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-16/bill-would-remove-some-records-from-
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SJR3 an attack on Alaska judges, the Judiciary Council and judicial selection procedures

...attorneys at three, and then require a majority vote to break a tie rather than a vote from the Chief Justice of the Alaska Supreme Court. Alaskans need to reject SJR3.In his Jan. 29 commentary, Sen. Kelly posed a secular argument supporting SJR3...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-28/sjr3-an-attack-on-alaska-judges-t
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Alaska quietly becomes 3rd state to legalize marijuana

...criminals when they use it," Parker said.Alaska has had a complicated history with marijuana over the years. The Alaska Supreme Court in 1975 said personal marijuana possession was protected under the state constitution's right-to-privacy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-24/alaska-quietly-becomes-3rd-state-to-
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Marijuana becomes legal in Alaska. Now what?

...marijuana industry whose pot will be sold and taxed. But wasn't pot already legal in Alaska? Yes and no. A 1975 Alaska Supreme Court decision protected residents with small amounts of pot in their homes from prosecution. But state lawmakers twice...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23/alaska-pot-news-guide-marijuana-beco
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What others say: Bill changing judicial nomination process doesn't make sense

...it is the governor's prerogative to appoint an Alaskan living anywhere in the state. The chief justice of the Alaska Supreme Court chairs the council votes only in the case of a tie.Kelley contends the council should be larger to include a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-03-31/what-others-say-bill-changing-jud
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