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Tribal protective orders given equal enforcement

Alaska law enforcement officials must respond to tribal...General last week. The Alaska Department of Law released the opinion published by Attorney...clear up confusion between state and federal law. Alaska statute states that law enforcement...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-03/tribal-protective-orders-given-equal
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Op-ed: Another British invasion

...all too familiar. An unknown number of Sharia courts - estimated by the think tank Civitas to be 85 - operate outside British law in handling legal disputes between Muslims.For thousands of years the British Isles have been invaded by foreign powers. The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-03/op-ed-another-british-invasion
Opinion
Lucretia Mae Carter

...traveler and cat lover.She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant sister, Ludmilla Margaret Carter, and sister-in-law, Shirley Baxter Carter. Survivors include her brother, Louis John Carter and wife Willette Baxter Carter, Russellville...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175427490
New ruling on protective orders for Alaska Native tribes

...issued a legal opinion stating that Alaska law conflicts with the federal Violence Against...tribal courts and state troopers. The Alaska law requires tribal court-issued restraining...enforced. The legal opinion found that law was superseded by the Violence Against Woman...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-01-0
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BP, ExxonMobil seek more Prudhoe gas

...permission to increase the rate to 4.1 billion cubic feet per day to supply a planned gas pipeline and LNG export project.By law the AOGCC is required to seek maximum recovery of hydrocarbon fluids and must ensure that too rapid a withdrawal of gas from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-02/bp-exxonmobil-seek-more-prudhoe-gas
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Please, take driving safety tips to heart

...campaigns by various agencies, such as the Alaska State Troopers' "drunk driving is a dead end" campaign, are ongoing, and law enforcement puts extra officers on patrol during anticipated high-traffic days.But the state is in a budget crunch, and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-01/please-take-driving-safety-tips-t
Opinion
Bland Peninsula winter improves moose-car collision rate

...Alaska State Troopers or, if it occurs within city limits, local law enforcement. Spotting a moose early, slowing down and passing...State Troopers or, if it occurs within city limits, to local law enforcement. Reach Megan Pacer at megan.pacer@peninsulaclarion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-30/bland-peninsula-winter-improves-moos
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Voices of Alaska: Time for a peace treaty between Alaska and its Tribes

...portion of the Indian Reorganization Act, a law passed with the goals of reviving tribal...is often the case in contemporary Indian law, Alaska's tribal governments were singled...funding and training for rural public safety, law enforcement, victim's services, justice...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-30/voices-of-alaska-time-for-a-peace
Opinion
Voices of Faith: The doctrine of fairness

...for fairness.Justice on the other hand is rooted and grounded in God's law. It has objective standards. If God is just and righteous, then His law is also. His law is the same all the time, unchanging regardless of opinion, circumstances...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-07-30/voices-of-faith-the-doctrine-of
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Tongass exemption to Roadless Rule overturned

...forces of the regional economy." Earthjustice, a nonprofit law firm, was one of 12 plaintiffs in the case. The 2003 exemption...Walker's office referred comment to the Alaska Department of Law. "We are deeply disappointed by the Ninth Circuit's ruling...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-29/tongass-exemption-to-roadless-rule-o
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