KeywordAlaska Court System
Justice Center Web Site
Northwest Arctic Borough, Alaska
victims of crime
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AbstractThe Fall 1996 issue of the Alaska Justice Forum leads with a discussion of the particularities of justice system issues in the Northwest Arctic Borough based on historical evidence, research and personal observations made from Judge Richard Erlich’s experience as a long-term resident and Superior Court judge in Kotzebue. The Bureau of Justice Statistics reports on criminal victimization in the United States in 1994. The Joint State-Federal Courts Gender Equality Task Force reports on its three-year investigation into gender bias in Alaska state and federal courts, finding that sex-related bias affects not only litigants, witnesses, lawyers, employees, and judges with regard to process, but also with regard to the substantial outcome of cases.
Table of Contents"Criminal Justice in the Northwest Arctic Borough" by Richard Erlich / "Criminal Victimization in 1994 (A BJS Report)" / "Courts' Task Force Urges Education" by Pamela Cravez / "Justice Center Web Site Develops"
SourceAlaska Justice Forum
PublisherJustice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
CitationAlaska Justice Forum 13(3), Fall 1996
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