SfS measure chalks win
Judge rules in favor of salmon initiative Mallott deemed unconstitutional
Last updated 1/13/2018 at 2:14pm
Superior Court Judge Mark Rindner Oct. 10 ruled the controversial Stand for Salmon ballot initiative to be constitutional, overturning a contrary decision by Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott less than a month earlier.
The proposed ballot measure would prioritize the habitat of anadromous fish - for Alaska this is primarily salmon but includes at least 36 fish species that traverse between fresh and salt...