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ALASKAN LAW BLOG
CRIMINAL & PERSONAL INJURY LAW

Find answers to your questions about Alaska’s laws concerning criminal matters and personal injury claims.

What are the Penalties for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in Alaska?

According to the Alaska Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), the average cost of a first-time DUI conviction is $24,265. As noted by the DMV, this does not include the cost of being unable to drive (for a minimum of 90 [...]

May 3rd, 2019|Categories: DUI|

What are My Rights if I was Injured by a Distracted Driver in Alaska?

Distracted drivers are a constant source of danger on the roads around Anchorage and throughout Alaska. From tourists attempting to follow GPS directions to local drivers talking on the phone and texting behind the wheel, distracted drivers are everywhere, and [...]

May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|

When Can You Sue for Medical Malpractice in Alaska?

When you visit your doctor’s office or go to the emergency room, you expect to receive an accurate diagnosis and treatment that is appropriate to your particular injury or illness. You expect to have any risks explained to you so [...]

May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Medical Malpractice|

What are Potential Defenses to Criminal Charges in Alaska?

Whether you have been charged with a misdemeanor or a felony, if you are facing criminal charges in Alaska, you are facing the potential for life-changing consequences. In Alaska, all crimes carry the potential for jail or prison time and [...]

May 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense|

What Types of Compensation Can I Recover After an Accident in Alaska?

If you have been injured in a vehicle collision or other accident in Alaska, you are entitled to “just compensation” for your injury-related losses. While this sounds simple enough, the reality is that calculating your losses after an accident can [...]

April 1st, 2019|Categories: Personal Injury|

What is the Difference Between a Misdemeanor and a Felony in Alaska?

If you have been charged with a crime in Alaska, among other information you need to know, it is important to understand whether you are being charged with a misdemeanor or a felony. Misdemeanors and felonies carry different penalties, and [...]

March 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense|
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