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  • Sarah Palin's Son Track Takes Plea Deal in Domestic ...

    Sunday Jul 17 | via New York Magazine 

    Sarah Palin's son Track has entered a plea agreement in the domestic violence case against him, stemming from an incident in January 2016 where he punched and kicked his girlfriend and threatened to kill himself with an assault rifle at the Palin home in Wasilla, Alaska. He had a blood alcohol level of 0.189 at the time.

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  • Sarah Palin's Son Track Accepts Plea Agreement in Do...

    Sunday Jul 17 | via People 

    Sarah Palin 's son Track Palin has accepted a plea deal in his domestic violence case, according to court documents . Earlier this year, Palin was arrested and charged after allegedly punching a woman in the face at his family's home in Wasilla, Alaska.

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  • Track Palin enters plea deal in January domestic-vio...

    Friday Jul 15 | via Anchorage Daily News 

    Track Palin, the son of former Gov. Sarah Palin, has entered a plea agreement with the state in a special court for veterans after his January arrest for allegedly punching a woman in the face at the family's Wasilla home. Kevin Fitzgerald, Track Palin's attorney, said Friday his client had opted into Anchorage Veterans Court - a move Palin had been considering since May - during a Monday proceeding.

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  • Wasilla man repeatedly punched woman in face outside...

    Wednesday Jun 29 | via Anchorage Daily News 

    Wasilla police say a mother visiting a thrift store with her young child Monday night was attacked by a local man, who punched her in the face several times before officers tracked down and arrested him. Scott Gardner, 32, is charged with third-degree assault and providing false information in the case, according to a summary of the incident posted on the Wasilla Police Department's Facebook page.

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  • No criminal charges for Mat-Su school board member w...

    Jun 23, 2016 | via Anchorage Daily News 

    A Mat-Su School Board and state parole board member who shot a man near his Wasilla-area property as he tried to escape arrest in March will not face charges Palmer District Attorney Roman Kalytiak announced his decision not to pursue criminal charges against Richard "Ole" Larson in an email Thursday to Alaska Dispatch News and the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman. Larson, through attorney and former Wasilla mayor Verne Rupright, has acknowledged shooting 24-year-old Codey Tallman after he ran across Larson's property near Bogard Road trying to elude Alaska State Troopers after ditching his pickup nearby.

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  • Driver dies after truck smashes into Juneau home

    Jun 20, 2016 | via Anchorage Daily News 

    A Juneau man has died after his pickup truck slammed into a home in the capital's Mendenhall Valley Saturday, police said, causing extensive damage but no other injuries. Craig Stephen Temanson, 63, was declared dead at Bartlett Regional Hospital where he was taken for treatment following the 9:30 a.m. Saturday crash, according to a Juneau Police Department statement.

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