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Former guide fights on against state

...example out of him. He claims three hired attorneys worked together to botch his plea agreement and the case's presiding judges are ignoring Alaska statutes. Progress has been stagnant over the years, but recent court hearings and an investigation...
Cold case nears conclusion

...prosecutor withheld additional DNA evidence that might have pointed to another suspect. Moran has remained the case's presiding judge. At the December 2011 change of plea hearing, officials declined to comment on why Eacker agreed to a plea agreement...
Courting expansion

...that will not be filled until a new courtroom is available, Lyford said. Magistrates in Alaska are hired by the presiding judge. Judges are appointed by the governor. Phil Hermanek can be reached at

...defendants were tried in absentia and will get retrials if captured.In the trial's first session, on Saturday, the presiding judge, Said Youssef, angrily shouted down requests by defense lawyers for more time to review the prosecution's case...
Tribute to a 'lion of the Alaska Judiciary'

...Judge Fitzgerald was crucial in establishing local judicial services on the Kenai Peninsula, as during his service as Presiding Judge, he sent all of the cases involving the Kenai Peninsula to Kenai, which gave us the necessary evidence that we needed...
Court-martial gets underway for Wainwright soldier

...claimed the boy was injured on Nov. 29 when the two butted heads while playing football. Col. Robert Holland, the presiding judge, denied the defense's motions to suppress statements Buber made to detectives soon after the boy was taken to the...
Fabe reappoints all four presiding judges

...announced the reappointment of the presiding judges of the state's four judicial...regular judicial duties, the presiding judges supervise assignment of cases...judges and court personnel. Presiding judges also keep current the business...
Moran gets Kenai Superior Court job

...and standing master in Kenai in 2005. The magistrate position is now open, and according to Cohn, Third District Presiding Judge Morgan Christen will hire someone to fill the position. Cohn said the judicial council will meet between April 28...

...considering purchase of Gateway to avert foreclosure Lewanski named superintendent of Chugach State Park Hensley named presiding judge of 3rd Judicial District House panel approves fish processor quotas Anchorage businessman makes offer for Aces...


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