30, Jul 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Pilot sentenced for groping teenage girl on flight - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former Utah airline pilot has been sentenced to 27 months in prison for groping a 14-year-old girl while he was a passenger on a flight from Detroit to Salt Lake City.
30, Jul 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Utah to appeal gay marriage ruling to U.S. Supreme Court
By Jennifer Dobner SALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - Utah's attorney general will appeal directly to the U.S. Supreme Court over last month's ruling by a federal appeals court that backed gay marriage in the conservative, heavily Mormon state, his office said on Wednesday. An appeal by Utah was widely expected after the June 25 decision by a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th ...
30, Jul 2014 - Utah, UT Utah man sentenced to five years in prison for shooting at synagogue
(Reuters) - A Utah man was sentenced to five years in prison on Tuesday for shooting into an unoccupied synagogue in Salt Lake City in what federal authorities said was an attack motivated by religious bias. Macon Openshaw, 22, pleaded guilty in a federal court in Utah in April to the civil rights violation of damaging the synagogue and to two counts of unlawful gun possession, U.S. attorneys ...
29, Jul 2014 - Utah to appeal ruling in favor of gay marriage directly to US Supreme Court
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah is going directly to the nation's highest court to challenge an appellate ruling that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry, the state attorney general's office announced Wednesday.
28, Jul 2014 - Supreme Court delays benefits for Utah gay couples
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — More than 1,000 same-sex married couples in Utah will have to wait longer for state benefits after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Friday that state officials don't have to recognize the marriages until their appeal is heard.
28, Jul 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Shaun Cowley's attorney wants charges dismissed
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Shaun Cowley’s attorneys want charges against him dismissed. Cowley, the former West Valley police officer is facing manslaughter charges in the shooting death of Danielle Willard.
28, Jul 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Former judge defending ex-West Valley officer
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former federal judge and University of Utah law professor will help defend a former West Valley City detective charged with manslaughter.
28, Jul 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Trial begins over files from Oklahoma City bombing
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - A man's quest to learn about his brothers death may force the FBI to open its files on the Oklahoma City bombing.
28, Jul 2014 - Attorney: FBI did 'reasonable' search for OK City bombing records
As a three-day bench trial began Monday in Utah's federal court, a lawyer for the FBI said the agency searched for weeks for records from its Oklahoma City bombing investigation. Salt Lake City attorney Jesse Trentadue filed a request under the Free...
04, Apr 2014 - Environmental group sues uranium mill operator
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An environmental group is suing the operator of a southern Utah uranium mill, alleging it has hiked pollution levels in neighboring communities. Grand Canyon Trust filed the suit in Utah federal District Court Wednesday against Energy Fuels Resources over operations at its San ...
02, Apr 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT US Forest Service backs Utah ski area, says its snowboarding ban isn't discriminatory
SALT LAKE CITY - The U.S. Forest Service is backing one of the last U.S. ski resorts to prohibit snowboarding in a court battle over the ban. Attorneys for the Forest Service say in court arguments filed this week that the decision by the Alta ski area in Utah to promote a snowboarder-free ...
02, Apr 2014 - Salt Lake, UT Vampire-fanged Utah trucker faces charges of kidnapping women
By Jennifer Dobner SALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - A Utah truck driver known for wearing vampire-fanged dentures is facing federal criminal charges over accusations he sexually abused two women who authorities said were held captive in the man's semi-tractor trailer as he traveled nationwide. Prosecutors, in a complaint filed in federal court in Utah this week, said that Timothy Jay Vafeades held a ...