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  • Conn, Stephen; Moras, Antonia (School of Justice, University of Alaska, Anchorage, 1986)
    Based on two earlier works by the author — "Alcohol Control in Village Alaska and Town Law" and "Town Law, Village Law" — this history traces the use of legal resources to control alcohol consumption among the Alaska Native ...
  • Conn, Stephen (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 1982-11-04)
    In southwestern Alaska the underpinning of the working relationship between official law and village social control was tied to alcohol control. This paper examines the breakdown of this relationship in the 1960s and its ...
  • Conn, Stephen (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 1980)
    A persistent thread throughout the legal history of Alaska since Russian contact with the Great Land until the present has been deployment of available legal resources to curb drinking by Alaska Indians and Eskimos. The ...
  • Conn, Stephen (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 1988-07)
    The policy for Native self-determination in Alaska developed by the Congress and the state has sought to replace a tribal model of governance with a body of legislation which confirms land rights without the direct political ...
  • Myrstol, Brad A.; Rivera, Marny; Parker, Khristy (Alaska Justice Statistical Analysis Center, Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2016-12-23)
    Part I of this report provides updated estimates of Alaska sex offender recidivism, expanding the post-inarceration follow-up period from two years (as used in previous studies) to seven years in order to better understand ...
  • Parker, Khristy (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2016-12-23)
    Teens Acting Against Violence (TAAV) is a student-led anti-violence education group formed in 1996 by Tundra Women’s Coalition (TWC) in Bethel, Alaska. This article looks at the program in light of the 40 developmental ...
  • Carns, Teresa White (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2016-12-23)
    This article describes selected findings from the Alaska Judicial Council's recently released report Alaska Felony Sentencing Patterns: 2012–2013. The report examines factors associated with felony sentences under new ...
  • Armstrong, Barbara (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2016-12-23)
    Therapeutic courts — often called “problem-solving courts” or “wellness courts” — have been a growing component of the U.S. court system since the 1990s. This article provides an overview of the development of Alaska Court ...
  • Armstrong, Barbara (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2016-12-23)
    Barbara Armstrong, editor of the Alaska Justice Forum since 2008, is leaving the Justice Center at the end of December 2016.
  • Rivera, Marny; Hall, Tiffany (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2016-12-23)
    This article provides an overview of the strategies being implemented by the Recover Alaska initiative in its mission to reduce excessive alcohol use and related harm in Alaska by influencing social norms and perceptions ...

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