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Shell, Greenpeace headed back to court

...are violating a court injunction after a Wednesday teleconference hearing before Alaska U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason yielded little.The 4 p.m. hearing on Shell's emergency motion, which was filed earlier Wednesday, resulted...
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest

...for Shell or face fines ramping up each day until it does.An annoyed-looking Alaska U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason imposed a fine of $2,500 per hour beginning at 10 a.m. Alaska Time Thursday on Greenpeace until the 13 environmental...
Greenpeace has earned a contempt citation

...begin to describe Greenpeace USA's actions. The only question now is how long Alaska U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason will continue to allow Greenpeace USA to thumb its collective nose at her injunctive order.Shell isn't sitting...
Judge tosses lawsuit over federal refuge closures

...national wildlife refuges during the partial federal government shutdown last year.U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason called the case moot in siding with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Department of Interior, which...
Judge rules in Alaska Native voting rights case materials to Alaska Native voters with limited English for the upcoming election.U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason ordered the state to distribute translated announcements to be read on radio that include information on early voting...
Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit

...Work on CD-5 is continuing," ConocoPhillips spokeswoman Natalie Lowman said.U.S. Alaska District Court judge Sharon Gleason accepted briefs June 20 on a suit filed by six villagers from Nuiqsut, a nearby Inupiat community, who claim construction...
TAPS owners take series of setbacks in court

...pipeline would cost, if rebuilt today, was obsolete.The municipalities had their own cost study done and Judge Sharon Gleason, then a state judge in charge of the case, agreed with it. She set the value at $9.98 billion, which has now...

...absentee ballots by mail or fax, but there were no in-person absentee or early-voting stations in any of the village regions, she said under cross-examination.U.S. District Judge Sharon Gleason is hearing the trial without a jury.
Supreme Court affirms pipeline value decision

...3 billion.Again, the owners and the municipalities appealed. After a five-week trial, Superior Court Judge Sharon Gleason, who has since moved to the federal bench, in May 2010 settled on a far higher number.She concluded that the replacement-cost...
Shell, Greenpeace spar over Arctic drilling safety zones

...activists from endangering company workers and themselves.An attorney for Greenpeace told U.S. District Judge Sharon Gleason that Shell's request would usurp the maritime authority Congress gave to the Coast Guard and harm free speech rights...


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