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ACT seeks term limit ruling

...the attorney for the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers said in a motion for a summary judgment filed in late February. Ken Jacobus is the Anchorage lawyer representing ACT, the grassroots group whose twin initiatives seeking to impose strict term...
ACT seeks court injunction the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly earlier this year violates Alaska statutes (Title 29), Anchorage Attorney Ken Jacobus said the injunction should be imposed until the courts decide the legality of the increase. Jacobus has also requested...
Court nixes state ballot language on Legislature move

...unnecessarily negative light.'' The decision means the state will have to change the language before the Nov. 5 election. Ken Jacobus, an attorney for the sponsors of the initiative, called the ruling a victory. But Win Gruening, head of the Juneau-based...
ACT files suit of its own

...multiple terms and were ineligible to serve again under the provision of Prop 3. The ACT suit, filed by their attorney Ken Jacobus, of Anchorage, also charged that the Kenai Peninsula Borough was proposing to seat three term-limited incumbents...
Federal judge asks question of higher court

...percent needed to win. Incumbent George Wuerch got 37 percent and has requested a recount, which began Monday. Attorney Ken Jacobus filed the lawsuit on behalf of client Deborah Luper. The suit claims that Ballot Proposition 2 is not valid because...
Judge on redistricting lawsuit says single military district not illegal

...deliberately put Elmendorf Air Force Base and Fort Richardson into a single district to limit their influence, attorney Ken Jacobus said. Military voters used to be able to dominate the selection of two legislators but now can dominate the selection...
Borough, ACT tell it to the judge

...for an injunction on Dec. 4 to prevent the increase from taking effect. ACT's argument, reiterated by attorney Ken Jacobus in court Friday, is that a sales tax increase cannot take effect until it is approved by a vote of the people. Jacobus...
Judge rules for borough

...concern for the issue. Our whole intent is to streamline government and make it more efficient." ACT's attorney, Ken Jacobus, of Anchorage, filed suit late in 2006 challenging the assembly's contention that it had the right to raise the...
Legislative move group wants commission to study costs

...They know it's absolutely impossible to form a commission and get a bond issue on the ballot in November.'' Ken Jacobus, a lawyer for Alaskans for Efficient Government, said there is time to do so if the governor acts promptly. In a...
State won't appeal judge's ruling in English-only case

...preliminary discussions (back in 1998). But that's not a call she can make.'' Anchorage lawyer and Republican activist Ken Jacobus said the judge in the case should have separated out an unconstitutional parts of the initiative and left the bulk of...


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