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Judge: Hiker liable for springing traps, but trapper did not prove damages

A Juneau hiker was not justified in setting off two fur-bearing traps...arguments Thursday, Nave found Turley was justified in springing a marten trap close to...them, the court finds that she was justified when she rendered the trap near the...
Op-ed: The summer of our discontent

...people, it outspends its income. Sanders and Hillary Clinton want to spend (and borrow) even more.Why the anger? Is it justified and more importantly, is anger a winning strategy?Our anger should be directed less at politicians (although many are...
Op-ed: Onward and downward

...pandering to the GOP hater base by turning it into something so sinister and such a danger to the nation that he and they are justified in using an epithet that is insulting to millions of Latinos. In fairness, it is true that there is a thriving industry...
Trooper involved in fatal shooting identified

...closes, Peters said the Office of Special Prosecutions and Appeals will receive the report to decide if the "shooting is a justified use of force.""After (the office) makes its determination, the incident is scrutinized further by the Department of...
Unserious country deserves unserious candidates

...anger at the system of crony capitalism is something both Trump and Sanders are tapping into - an anger that is more than justified - but neither is actually qualified to fix the problem.Trump, a self-identified crony capitalist, is part of the problem...
Right to access also comes with responsibilities

...the group was spread out, and she worried that a hiker might not see the trap.The judge in the case ruled that Turley was justified in springing the trap while she freed the eagle, but was liable for springing the other legally set traps, suggesting that...
Sterling man remembered as investigation continues

...of Investigations will go to the Department of Law's Office of Special Prosecutions to determine whether King was legally justified in using deadly force. Alaska State Troopers Public Information Officer Megan Peters said in a previous interview with the...
The Bookworm Sez: In nurse's world, no detail is unimportant

...national support for nurses from every corner. No doubt, especially after you've read "The Shift," you'll know it's justified. Just reading about the pressure-filled day that Brown describes made me awe-struck: the thousand things to remember...
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What others say: Alaskans embrace government 'overreach' on Denali

...most vociferous critics enjoying this one simply because they agree with the outcome.And speaking of executive overreach justified by popular support, it would have been fun to be a fly on the cabin walls of Air Force One listening to the conversation...
The last kid in Cold Bay kid is more important than another," he said "But the expense we put toward a small number of kids just couldn't be justified." Seifert said he didn't sleep for two days before making the decision. "The school board cried when they voted on this...


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