Dana Fabe Selected To Be Chief Justice

Alaska’s Supreme Court justices have voted unanimously to select Justice Dana Fabe to serve as Chief Justice, starting July 1.

Fabe will follow current Chief Justice Walter Carpeneti, whose three year term expires on June 30.  Fabe has served as Chief Justice twice before.  She is the first woman to have been named to the state Supreme Court.  Her duties include serving as administrative head of the state Supreme Court  and providing policy direction for all courts statewide.

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