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Saying Sorry: For Anchor Point residents, justice is more than jail time

...spent nearly a year in prison. A handful of his victims, appearing in person and telephonically, addressed Judge Peter Ashman before he delivered Hoxie's fate. "He served 340-something days already and we could lock him up for another three...
Plea entered in sexual assault case

...victim's mother appeared by telephone for Silas' change of plea, and her grandparents appeared in person. When Judge Peter Ashman asked Silas if he wished to speak before accepting the change of plea, he declined. Silas' sentencing hearing is...
Byford found guilty: Jury convicts on all counts

...right to have the jury decide on whether or not his conduct warranted the application of aggravators, allowing Judge Peter Ashman to make that decision. A continued trial to determine the aggravating factors is scheduled for Friday morning. Karen...
Byford sentenced to 3 years for scheme to defraud

...Soldotna businessman charged with scamming his clients out of thousands of dollars was sentenced Friday afternoon. Judge Peter Ashman sentenced Ed Byford to a six year sentence with three years suspended. A jury found Byford guilty on charges of scheme...
Trial set in Seward cold case murder

...Jimmy Eacker for the week of Dec. 3 in Seward. Eacker is accused of murdering a Seward woman 25 years ago. Judge Peter Ashman set a hearing in the case for Nov. 16 and trial call for Nov. 28 in Kenai. Public defender Benjaman Adams entered...
Man convicted of abusing toddler

...Sentencing is set for Jan. 22, 2008, she said. Stein said she was "very, very pleased" with the verdicts. When Judge Peter Ashman polled the jury about their conclusions, jurors "were very resounding in their verdicts," Stein said. Some court...
Dilley pleads

...Dilley was ordered to begin serving jail time Friday, even before being formally sentenced. Superior Court Judge Peter Ashman also scheduled a restitution hearing for 8:30 a.m., Aug. 10. In exchange for her guilty pleas, the state dropped...


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