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What others say: In light of ruling, Alaska dropping same-sex marriage appeal

...survivor benefits as well, citing constitutional guarantees to equal protection under the law.In October 2014, U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess ruled Alaska's same-sex marriage ban was unconstitutional. It was part of a watershed...
Judge to hear arguments in Pebble case against EPA

...restrict or prohibit development of the massive gold and copper prospect, which Pebble blasted as an overreach.U.S. District Court Judge H. Russel Holland in December ordered the EPA to stop all work related to that process pending a ruling...
US Supreme Court won't consider Seward coal pollution appeal

...Clean Water Act.A three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in September reversed a decision by U.S. District Court Judge Tim Burgess, who ruled that incidental coal falling from the Seward Coal Loading Facility was allowed under...
Judge allows for subpoena in Pebble lawsuit

...the request to keep emails from being deleted as part of routine server maintenance by Alaska Communications.U.S. District Court Judge H. Russel Holland ruled that production of the emails wouldn't be required before the start of pre-trial...
Cal Thomas: Sunshine Week should turn up the heat

...about why it received the designation and about the specific criteria used to determine it, has filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, "challenging a final decision by the Council to designate MetLife as a nonbank...
Linn Plous

...University, Des Moines, Iowa, Dec. 19, 1980.Linn began her law career in Phoenix, first clerking for a U.S. District Court judge there and then going into private practice. She moved to Kenai in 1992, taught paralegal studies at Kenai...
Cooper Landing squatter gets a year on firearms violations

...possession of firearms.Federal Judge Timothy Burgess on Friday sentenced John J. Soper, 57, of Cooper Landing in U.S. District Court in Anchorage.Alaska State Troopers and U.S. Forest Service rangers were investigating a rash of burglaries...
News be vacated because the agency is trying to have it both ways," Grafe said.The lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. Fish and Wildlife spokeswoman Andrea Medeiros said by email the agency does not comment...
Gay couples apply for marriage licenses

...the ban was overturned by a federal judge Sunday."This is historical," Garber said. "It's exciting."U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess ruled that the gay marriage ban violated the due process and equal protection guarantees...
Judge strikes down same-sex marriage ban

...was one of five couples to sue, was "just have drinks with friends, enjoying it." He said he was "elated" U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess sided with them, and he planned to among the first in line to apply for a license Monday...


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