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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.

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|

What is the Definition of Domestic Violence (or Abuse) in Alaska?

What is Domestic Violence in General? "Domestic violence" (Alaska's term for domestic abuse) has been defined by some as a pattern of coercive, controlling behavior that is pervasive and potentially life-threatening. Domestic abuse affects people in all our communities regardless [...]

February 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense|

Is There a Marijuana Breathalyzer in Alaska?

Has a Marijuana Breathalyzer Been Invented, Yet? As legalization of recreational and medical marijuana expands across the country, police and communities they cover are worried about "stoned" drivers taking to the highways and byways. While we all know about the [...]

January 1st, 2019|Categories: Criminal Defense, DUI|