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31(3–4), Fall 2014–Winter 2015

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31(3–4), Fall 2014–Winter 2015

 

The Fall 2014/Winter 2015 issue of the Alaska Justice Forum is devoted primarily to issues related to tribal courts in Alaska, including how they function, measures of their effectiveness, restorative justice, and past and future issues regarding tribal court jurisdiction.

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Recent Submissions

  • Kimmel, Mara (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article presents highlights from the report of the reconvened Rural Governance Commission, with a focus on pathways necessary to ensure public safety for rural Alaskans. The Alaska Commission on Rural Governance and ...
  • Fortson, Ryan (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article examines some of the unresolved issues that will shape tribal court jurisdiction in Alaska in coming years.
  • UAA Justice Center (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article introduces the Fall 2014/Winter 2014 issue of the Alaska Justice Forum, which focuses on topics related to tribal courts in Alaska.
  • Fortson, Ryan (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article provides an annotated survey of Alaska and federal case law and statutes tracing the development of tribal court jurisdiction in Alaska.
  • May, Jeff D. (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article examines a community outreach program in rural Alaska whereby an Alaska Court System judge uses restorative justice principles in village sentencing hearings.
  • May, Jeff D. (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article explores the principles behind using restorative justice as an alternative process for sentencing in criminal cases, with a focus particularly on how restorative justice might be of benefit in rural Alaska.
  • Fortson, Ryan; Carbaugh, Jacob A. (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    This article examines empirical studies that have been conducted on the effectiveness of tribal courts, both in terms of reduction in recidivism and participant attitudes, and a look at some of the challenges to implementing ...
  • Fortson, Ryan; Carbaugh, Jacob A.; May, Jeff D.; Kimmel, Mara (Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage, 2014-12-17)
    The Fall 2014/Winter 2015 issue of the Alaska Justice Forum is devoted primarily to issues related to tribal courts in Alaska, including how they function, measures of their effectiveness, restorative justice, and past and ...

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