News & Alerts
- March 9, 2017 • PRESS RELEASE
Assisted Living Home Owner, Three Managers, and Corporation Indicted for Defrauding the Alaska Medicaid Program
Yesterday, a grand jury in Anchorage indicted 75 year old Margret Williams of Anchorage, owner of Flamingo Eye, LLC Assisted Living Home on three felony counts of Medical Assistance Fraud, one count of Scheme to Defraud, and one count of Evidence Tampering.
- February 27, 2017 • PRESS RELEASE
Alaska Seeks to Retain State Management of Cook Inlet Fishery
(Anchorage, AK) – The State of Alaska today requested the U.S. Supreme Court to review and reverse a decision by the Ninth Circuit taking away state control of the salmon fishery in Cook Inlet. The State has managed this fishery since statehood, and the federal and state entities have all agreed that state management is better at preventing overfishing in this area.
- February 16, 2017 • PRESS RELEASE
Attorney General Applauds Repeal of Restrictive Mining Rules
(Anchorage, AK) – Attorney General Jahna Lindemuth applauds Congress for passing a resolution that disapproved of the Stream Protection Rule, recently issued by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE). She and Commissioner Andy Mack, Department of Natural Resources are pleased that President Trump signed the resolution today.
- January 18, 2017 • PRESS RELEASE
Judge Releases Grand Jury Recommendations on OCS Request
(Anchorage, AK) – In September of 2016, the Department of Law received a request to convene a grand jury to conduct an investigation of the Office of Children’s Services in the Department of Health and Social Services (OCS) to determine if OCS was complying with its statutory duties. The request was made pursuant to article I, section 8 of the Alaska Constitution, which allows a grand jury to...