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Policeman whose suit paved way for tour tax dies


A policeman whose lawsuit against the City of Haines led to a 1 percent sales tax later dedicated to tourism promotion has died.

The Fairbanks News Miner reported Aug. 19 that Jeff Gorman died Nov. 9. He was 62 and suffered from liver disease, fa...

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