AuthorUAA Criminal Justice Center
Alaska Supreme Court
police use of force
search & seizure
Village Police Officers (VPO)
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AbstractThe May 1979 issue of the Alaska Justice Forum features the second of two article on the major findings of Alaskan Village Justice — the first comprehensive study of public safety and the criminal justice system in the predominately Alaska Native villages of rural or "bush" Alaska — and a summary of the defense reply to a petition for review in the case of State v. Sundberg involving the (nonfatal) police shooting of a suspect running from the scene of a burglary. Also included are digests of recent Alaska Supreme Court opinions and points brought up in criminal appeals cases.
DescriptionThe report discussed in the article "Bush Justice Report" is "Alaskan Village Justice: An Exploratory Study" by John E. Angell (1979) (https://scholarworks.alaska.edu/handle/11122/4154).
Table of Contents"Bush Justice Report" / "State v. Sundberg: Defendant's Reply" / "National TASC Evaluation" / "Oral Appellate Decisions" / "Criminal Justice Center Program Honored" / "Points on Appeal" / "Opinions of Note" / "Justice Training Calendar"
SourceAlaska Justice Forum
PublisherCriminal Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
CitationAlaska Justice Forum 3(5), May 1979
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