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Kenai man accused of assault denied additional custodian

...Rogers, of Nikiski, who said she could take Dey on weekends as he would help her with yard work and other chores.District Attorney Scot Leaders opposed the appointment, saying Rogers' lack of experience paired with Dey's extensive history of...
Area residents arraigned on assault charges

...and endangering a minor in that same case were dropped. These were red flags for Patrick Sheridan with the Kenai District Attorney's Office, who said the state has serious concerns about the safety of the alleged victim. "Given he does have...
Pallones not guilty on two counts, jury hung on third charge

...In the meantime, Defense Attorney Andy Pevehouse will make a request for bail for Pallones on Monday. Assistant District Attorney Kelly Lawson declined to comment following the verdict. Reach Megan Pacer at megan.pacer@peninsulaclarion...
Jury deliberates sexual assault case

...consent and whether it was withdrawn before or after the alleged sexual assault took place. In closing arguments, District Attorney Kelly Lawson said the consent for a sexual encounter was never there, though the woman maintained a friendly demeanor...
Police: Moose fatally stabbed in Anchorage park; 3 men arrested

...Three witnesses called police shortly before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to report the moose under attack. Assistant District Attorney Daniel Shorey in charging documents made no mention of a possible motive.Police found the dead moose in blood-soaked...
Green found guilty of second-degree murder

...not-guilty or guilty verdicts.Sagerser's mother, Marjorie Bantz, did not attend the hearing. Kenai Peninsula District Attorney Scot Leaders said he did attempt to contact Bantz. During final arguments on Tuesday, Bantz sobbed and held her...
Additional custodian granted to man charged with murder

...Vermillion has enjoyed more than enough freedom thus far. An additional hearing is set for Aug. 31 for Lambert and District Attorney Scot Leaders to conduct evidentiary hearings and oral arguments over motions made in regard to the case.
Game camera murder trial continues in a red shirt or jacket similar in appearance to Green. Green denied shooting Sagerser. Last Friday, Kenai District Attorney Scot Leaders showed jurors that image, of a man in a red shirt or jacket on a walkway next to a red Chevrolet Impala...
Leaders takes over as Kenai district attorney

...expecting the offer for the position of district attorney. But when previous Kenai District Attorney Lance Joanis left to take a position with...for the Kenai Peninsula, taking over as district attorney in August. His duties include managing...
Resetarits trial won't be held next week

...without prejudice," meaning the district attorney's office could seek new indictments...trial, Bauman met with Kenai District Attorney Scot Leaders and defense lawyers...Frankly, I want to let the district attorney's office know that I'm leaning...


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