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Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has agreed not to defund the state’s Planned Parenthood group, according to an injunction filed in U.S. District Court on Friday. The decision settles a legal dispute between Herbert and the Planned Parenthood Association of Utah …

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  • St. George man charged with rape; Dixie State police chief sees a pattern
    A St. George man was charged Thursday with raping a Dixie State University student who met up with him after chatting on the dating app Tinder. Simil...
    Updated Apr 28 2017 10:43 pm   |     |   Share
  • No charges in death of inmate whose spleen was almost severed from blunt force trauma, says A.G.’s office
    The Utah attorney general’s office announced Friday that it would not consider charges in the December death of an inmate whose spleen was nearly cut ...
    Updated Apr 28 2017 10:43 pm   |     |   Share
  • Phillip Joseph Simmons Judge: Mentally ill Utah man not guilty by reason of insanity in woman’s stabbing death
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    Updated Apr 28 2017 04:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • Multiple crashes caused delays on I-15 in Bountiful area
    Multiple crashes involving 14 vehicles initially blocked all but one lane of southbound traffic on Interstate 15 at 2600 South in Bountiful on Friday ...
    Updated Apr 28 2017 04:07 pm   |     |   Share



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