29, Oct 2014 - Gay marriage: Couples win fight after rulings in Alaska, Arizona clear way for same-sex unions
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Gay couples won the right to wed in Alaska and Arizona on Friday, after separate court decisions ended bans in those states.
29, Oct 2014 - Ketchikan, AK Alaska News Nightly: October 21, 2014
3 Alaska National Guard Leaders Fired Monday; Military Recruiters Banned From Anchorage, Mat-Su Schools; Federally-Managed Cook Inlet Waters Could Open Up For Oil, Gas Exploration; False Pass Forges Ahead With Tidal Power; Wrangell Doctor Appears In Court Again After Arrest For Child Porn; After Hazing, Juneau School District Tries To Move Forward; AVCP Works to Reopen Flight School; Public ...
28, Oct 2014 - Federal judge rules against Alaskas ban on gay marriage
US court rules that Alaska cannot enforce state amendment saying marriage must be between one man and one woman A US federal judge on Sunday struck down Alaskas ban on gay marriages, the latest court decision in a busy week for the issue across the country. It was not immediately clear when marriage licences would be issued to same-sex couples in the state. Continue reading...
27, Oct 2014 - Supreme Court Takes Alaska Marriage Equality Off Ice
With the Supreme Court's refusal to put Alaska marriage equality on hold, same-sex couples may now resume applying for marriage licenses. read more
11, Oct 2014 - Is Georgia the next Senate curveball?
Plus: courts deal big blows to voter suppression, worrying signs for Dems in Alaska, and the Massachusetts guv race
10, Oct 2014 - Alaskan gay marriage ban to be debated in federal court
By Steve Quinn JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - A federal judge will hear oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging Alaska's 16-year-old constitutional ban on gay marriage on Friday, following a week of court rulings backing same-sex unions in seven other states. The hearing comes days after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals legalized the unions in Nevada and Idaho, and the U.S. Supreme Court upheld ...
09, Oct 2014 - Ninth Circuit Upholds U.S. Authority Over Alaskan River
The National Park Service acted within its statutory authority when it banned hovercraft from the Nation River in Alaska, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled yesterday.
02, Apr 2014 - Both sides vow to keep fighting in Katie John subsistence case
FAIRBANKS – One day after the United States Supreme Court declined the state of Alaska’s appeal in the most recent iteration of the Katie John cases, the fight about subsistence hunting rights and the
07, Dec 2011 - Hearing to begin over fatal Coast Guard crash - Longview Daily News
He will make eventual recommendations to the Coast Guard's commanding officer in Alaska, Rear Admiral Thomas Ostebo, for the next course of action. Possibilities include dismissal of the charges, administrative action or court martial. Leone faces a ...