ATTORNEYS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ATTORNEYS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Swallow, Shurtleff ask judge to separate their cases http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58540626-78/shurtleff-swallow-hearing-charges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58540626-78/shurtleff-swallow-hearing-charges.html.csp">Swallow, Shurtleff ask judge to separate their cases</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T12:40:04.227-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 12:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The charges against former Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow are different enough that they must be tried separately, lawyers for the two defendants told a judge Monday. Third District Judge Elizabeth Hruby-Mills set a Nov. 7 hearing to consider motions from Swallow’s and Shurtleff’s attorneys to split the cases, as well as a motion from Shurtleff’s lawyer, Richard Van Wagoner, asking the court to dismiss the charges against his client. Van Wagoner said Monday that the allegation...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58540626@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:40:04 MDT Ex-Utah AG Shurtleff asks judge to throw out charges against him http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58526121-78/shurtleff-judge-attorney-attorneys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58526121-78/shurtleff-judge-attorney-attorneys.html.csp">Ex-Utah AG Shurtleff asks judge to throw out charges against him</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T07:44:15.182-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 07:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lawyers for Mark Shurtleff have asked a judge to toss out the 10 felony counts against him, arguing prosecutors have not specified what it was the former three-term attorney general did that was a crime. Without those details, Shurtleff’s lawyers argued in a motion Wednesday, it is impossible to prepare an adequate defense before a preliminary hearing or for a judge to decide whether the embattled Republican should be ordered to stand trial at that hearing. “[T]he magistrate would be asked simp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58526121@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 07:44:15 MDT Bose agrees to dismiss lawsuit against Beats http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58508501-79/beats-bose-headphones-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58508501-79/beats-bose-headphones-lawsuit.html.csp">Bose agrees to dismiss lawsuit against Beats</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RANDALL CHASE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T11:59:01.814-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dover, Del. • Attorneys for Bose Corp. and Beats Electronics have agreed to dismiss a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Bose. Bose alleged in federal court in Delaware in July that Beats was infringing on several Bose patents regarding noise-cancelling headphones. Bose filed a parallel complaint with the International Trade Commission seeking to halt U.S. imports of Beats Studio and Beats Studio Wireless headphones. Attorneys for Beats had filed an unopposed motion asking that the Delaware la...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585085012014-10-10T11:59:01.814-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T11:59:01.814-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58508501@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:59:01 MDT Evidence hangup delays trial date for Stephanie Sloop http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58506321-78/sloop-corporon-stephanie-nathan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58506321-78/sloop-corporon-stephanie-nathan.html.csp">Evidence hangup delays trial date for Stephanie Sloop</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T07:13:05.035-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 07:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Attorneys on Thursday disclosed new details about evidence that may be exculpatory for Stephanie Sloop, accused in the 2010 murder of her son, Ethan Stacy. Negotiations over the evidence, taken from the jail cell of Sloop’s husband and co-defendant, Nathan, could further delay any trial for Stephanie Sloop, attorneys on both sides said. After setting Sloop’s preliminary hearing for Nov. 17 through 19, Judge Thomas Kay on Thursday asked attorneys to tentatively clear time for a trial because the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58506321@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:13:05 MDT Trump Entertainment pension obligations reviewed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58482082-79/company-pension-trump-entertainment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58482082-79/company-pension-trump-entertainment.html.csp">Trump Entertainment pension obligations reviewed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RANDALL CHASE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T16:55:43.85-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 04:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wilmington, Del. • A Delaware bankruptcy judge is weighing a request by Trump Entertainment Resorts to get out of its pension obligations under a collective bargaining agreement with union workers at the Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. After hearing arguments and testimony from company witnesses Thursday, Judge Kevin Gross said he would issue a ruling in a teleconference with attorneys Friday. Trump Entertainment sought bankruptcy protection last month, struggling with cash-flow p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584820822014-10-02T16:55:43.85-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-02T16:55:43.85-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58482082@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:55:43 MDT Federal court to mull right to carry guns in post offices http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476892-68/bonidy-postal-post-gun.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476892-68/bonidy-postal-post-gun.html.csp">Federal court to mull right to carry guns in post offices</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T09:51:02.157-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 09:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boulder, Colo. • The U.S. Postal Service and a rural Colorado man will argue in court Wednesday over where on postal property people can legally carry guns. A three-judge panel of the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is set to hear the case involving Tab Bonidy, a licensed gun owner who, along with the National Association for Gun Rights, sued the Postal Service in 2010 over its ban on guns in post offices. Bonidy said the post office in Avon, a small town near Colorado’s Vail and Beaver Creek...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584768922014-10-01T09:51:02.157-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T09:51:02.157-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476892@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:51:02 MDT Letter: Vote no on Utah amendments http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58468969-82/amendments-tax-state-vote.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58468969-82/amendments-tax-state-vote.html.csp">Letter: Vote no on Utah amendments</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T18:22:01.783-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 06:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Election time is quickly coming. Are you aware that there are three Utah constitutional amendments? Other important issues, besides elected officials, include retention of ZAP sales tax and retention of judges. Is the ZAP tax being properly expended, and do these judges belong on the bench? The three constitutional amendments, while they seem simple, could have longterm, negative consequences. The three amendments, in simple terms, want to change the makeup of the state tax commission by elimi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58468969@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:22:01 MDT Help wanted: Free lawyers for immigrant children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58461714-68/lawyers-immigration-cases-attorneys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58461714-68/lawyers-immigration-cases-attorneys.html.csp">Help wanted: Free lawyers for immigrant children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AMY TAXIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-27T11:31:01.659-06:00">Updated Sep 27, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Most of the nearly 60,000 Central American children who have arrived on the U.S.-Mexico border in the last year still don’t have lawyers to represent them in immigration court, and advocates are scrambling to train volunteer attorneys to help cope with the massive caseload. With the number of unaccompanied immigrant children more than doubling this past fiscal year, the need for attorneys has surged, and it has been exacerbated by the immigration courts’ decision to fast-track chil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58461714@www.sltrib.com Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:31:01 MDT Next for former Va. governor: sentencing, appeal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381620-68/defense-former-governor-appeal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381620-68/defense-former-governor-appeal.html.csp">Next for former Va. governor: sentencing, appeal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARRY O’DELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T13:01:01.898-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 01:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • Prosecutors and defense attorneys aren’t through fighting over the fate of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. Now that the verdicts are in — guilty on 11 public corruption counts for him, nine for her — attention turns to their Jan. 6 sentencing and subsequent appeal. A multitude of issues will come into play that will determine how much prison time the McDonnells receive and whether the convictions will stand, legal experts said Friday, the day after the e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58381620@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 13:01:01 MDT How Rick Koerber beat federal charges alleging a Ponzi scheme http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326787-78/koerber-case-attorney-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326787-78/koerber-case-attorney-federal.html.csp">How Rick Koerber beat federal charges alleging a Ponzi scheme</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T09:15:09.953-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rick Koerber was back. The day after a federal judge threw out the 18 criminal charges of fraud, money laundering and tax violations against him, Koerber showed up to crow at a downtown hotel wearing a black cowboy hat, and with six of his children, his wife and several friends in tow. And crow he did. It was as if the old Rick Koerber had returned with all the bluster, bluff and vinegar of past times. He was the “Free Capitalist” of the radio show and billboards who enticed $100 million from ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326787@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:15:09 MDT