Senate Bill 54 aims to roll back some provisions of criminal justice reform

Changes to Senate Bill 91 — a controversial bill was enacted last summer in an effort to reduce Alaska’s prison population — are being rolled out as part of Senate Bill 54, introduced on the floor on Feb. 10.

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Suspect pleads not guilty to stabbing woman in head

A Juneau man pleaded not guilty in court Monday after he was indicted on one count of attempted murder in the first degree and three counts of assault in the first degree.

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Juneau felon loses appeal of separate gun convictions

A Juneau man has lost an appeal of two separate convictions stemming from an incident where he was found with a gun while on bail.

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Defendant in Juneau domestic violence case refuses to attend sentencing

A 38-year-old man found guilty of multiple felonies and misdemeanors after a contentious trial during which he represented himself and argued that he was the victim of a cop conspiracy refused to come to court Thursday for his sentencing.

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Juneau man indicted on 40 counts of child porn, sexual abuse of a minor

A Juneau man whose initial criminal case, involving the alleged sexual abuse of a minor when he was 18 and she was younger than 13, was dismissed last year is now facing the same charges — plus 33 more. Read more

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