22, Aug 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Attorneys for Utah gay couples to ask US Supreme Court to hear appeal of favorable ruling
SALT LAKE CITY — Even though they scored a key victory in federal appellate court, attorneys for three Utah gay and lesbian couples said Thursday they plan to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to take Utah's appeal of a favorable gay marriage ruling.
22, Aug 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Federal appeals court says former Utah mayor's articles not defamatory
SALT LAKE CITY — A former Utah mayor who wrote news stories under a false identity did not defame a former contractor in one of the articles, a federal appeals court ruled.
22, Aug 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Appeals court says mayor's article not defamatory
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former Utah mayor who wrote news stories under a false identity did not defame a former contractor in one of the articles, a federal appeals court ruled.
22, Aug 2014 - Utah gay couples ask Supreme Court to hear appeal
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Even though they scored a key victory in federal appellate court, attorneys for three Utah gay and lesbian couples said Thursday they plan to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to take Utah's appeal of a favorable gay marriage ruling.
21, Aug 2014 - Salt Lake City, UT Man charged with witness intimidation has connections to Shurtleff, Swallow
SALT LAKE CITY — Robert Montgomery was already a felon twice over when he hosted two fundraisers for former Utah Attorney General John Swallow. Now he’s accused in federal court of trying to intimidate a witness in an official proceeding. Montgomery was convicted on a weapons charge in 2003, and on a charge called “Illegal […]
18, Aug 2014 - Witness tampering alleged in Oklahoma bomb trial
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has ordered an FBI agent to court next month to respond to allegations that he tampered with a witness who backed out of testifying in a trial about Oklahoma City bombing videos.
18, Aug 2014 - High profile killers claim they were framed
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) – New evidence filed in federal court by a pair of convicted killers may lead to their innocence.
18, Aug 2014 - Utah AG wants FLDS cops shut down
SALT LAKE CITY — In a letter, Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes says he backs efforts to shut down the police force in the polygamous border towns of Hildale and Colorado City. The letter, filed in a federal court in Phoenix, is in support of Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne’s request to disband the Colorado […]
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, 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 ...
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 ...