Attorney Mary Alice McKeen explains res judicata and how it applies to a case recently decided by the Alaska Supreme Court involving tenants of a Bethel housing complex, the landlord, and contractor. Related Link: AVCP Regional Housing Authority v. R.A. Vranckaert Co., Inc
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