On Wednesday, the growing movement to hold the Alaska Supreme Court accountable for overstepping its constitutional authority continues with more organized protests outside courthouses in Anchorage and Juneau.

By creating new rules which violate the constitutional authority of citizen grand juries to investigate corrupt public officials – including judges – the Alaska Supreme Court has kicked a constitutional hornets nest.

This is not a fringe group of disgruntled radicals, but a coalition that includes state lawmakers, borough assemblies, city councils and high profile political leaders. This grassroots effort to hold the state’s highest court accountable for violating the constitution and its own procedures.

To find out more about the all-day April 19th protests in Anchorage and Juneau, call organizers at (907) 917-0969 or click here.

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Turning up the heat: Alaska Supreme Court protests gaining momentum

Joel Davidson
Joel is Editor-in-Chief of the Alaska Watchman. Joel is an award winning journalist and has been reporting for over 24 years, He is a proud father of 8 children, and lives in Palmer, Alaska.


  • Lez-o Brandon says:

    Been here since 1990 and it has ONLY gone down hill..
    Our corrupt Local Governement/Politics/Anchorage Assembly are a disgrace/disservice to Alaskans.

  • Now We Are Two says:

    Thank you very much for covering this important issue.
    If anyone here has any thoughts why the AK legal system is so corrupt, please make a comment.
    I’m truly puzzled on this one.

    • Hopper Creek says:

      We had the chance to fix the ASCourt with the constitutional convention… the Left
      didn”t let that one pass.. the same bunch that gave us RCVoting .
      next Constitutional convention is in in 10 years I think.