ATTORNEYS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ATTORNEYS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 Park City Mountain Resort, Talisker miss land-fight deadline http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300579-78/pcmr-resort-talisker-deadline.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300579-78/pcmr-resort-talisker-deadline.html.csp">Park City Mountain Resort, Talisker miss land-fight deadline</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T21:48:11.168-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">No news is not necessarily good news as Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker Corp. announced Friday they could not reach an agreement to end a land-lease dispute by a court-ordered deadline. But an announcement by attorneys for the companies wasn’t all bad. They informed 3rd District Judge Ryan Harris they would like to continue mediation negotiations until Aug. 24. For decades, Talisker had leased 2,800 acres of ski terrain to PCMR. But the entities landed in court after PCMR failed to meet a...</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> 58300579@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:48:11 MDT Next court date for Swallow, Shurtleff pushed back to October http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58288380-90/shurtleff-swallow-degree-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58288380-90/shurtleff-swallow-degree-former.html.csp">Next court date for Swallow, Shurtleff pushed back to October</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T21:01:44.059-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 09:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Embattled former Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff will not appear again in court until October after their originally scheduled mid-August hearing was pushed back Tuesday by more than two months. According to a motion filed in 3rd District Court earlier this month, Swallow’s attorneys asked the court date be moved to “allow time to review extensive discovery and analyze the time frame needed for preparation.” The two former attorneys general first appeared in criminal court Jul...</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> 58288380@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:01:44 MDT Judges weigh gay marriage cases from 4 states http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58271646-68/states-sutton-marriage-gay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58271646-68/states-sutton-marriage-gay.html.csp">Judges weigh gay marriage cases from 4 states</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AMANDA LEE MYERS and BRETT BARROUQUERE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T10:28:02.677-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • Judges Martha Craig Daughtrey and Deborah L. Cook made it clear fairly quickly they stood on opposite sides of the same-sex marriage debate. Their colleague, Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton, however, gave fewer hints as to where he may come down when the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals decides the fate of gay marriage bans in four states. The cases heard Wednesday pit states’ rights and conservative values against what plaintiffs’ attorneys say is a fundamental right to marry under the U....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582716462014-08-07T10:28:02.677-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T10:28:02.677-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58271646@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:28:02 MDT Judges weigh same-sex marriage cases in four states http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58269141-68/marriage-gay-state-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58269141-68/marriage-gay-state-court.html.csp">Judges weigh same-sex marriage cases in four states</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T18:17:18.746-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 06:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CINCINNATI • Three federal judges weighing arguments in a landmark gay marriage hearing Wednesday peppered attorneys on both sides with tough questions, with one judge expressing deep skepticism about whether courts are the ideal setting for major social change and another saying the democratic process can be too slow. The judges in the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals considered arguments in six cases from Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, setting the stage for historic rulings in each ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582691412014-08-07T18:17:18.746-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T18:17:18.746-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58269141@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 18:17:18 MDT