ATTORNEYS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ATTORNEYS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) More punditry on Shurtleff & Swallow ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58190497-82/shurtleff-utah-swallow-general.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58190497-82/shurtleff-utah-swallow-general.html.csp">More punditry on Shurtleff & Swallow ...</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T15:09:19.774-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 03:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Today’s papers bring more commentary on the Tuesday arrests of two former Utah attorneys general. The Spectrum throws the book at them. Do does the dude from The online St. George News. (It’s really hot down there.) The Herald (which writes very few local editorials) urges patience. The Deseret News has a suggested solution which, perhaps surprisingly, bemoans Utah’s status as a one-party state. — Arrests of ex-AGs stain Utah’s image — St. George Spectrum Editorial “The last two Utah attorneys g...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58190497@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:09:19 MDT For immediate release: InstaPunditry on Swallow and Shurtleff arrests ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58187130-82/shurtleff-swallow-utah-charges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58187130-82/shurtleff-swallow-utah-charges.html.csp">For immediate release: InstaPunditry on Swallow and Shurtleff arrests ...</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T14:09:20.367-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 02:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">— Shurtleff and Swallow will have their day in court — Salt Lake Tribune Editorial “The gears of justice sometimes grind slowly. “In Utah Tuesday, those gears finally meshed in a way that promises to bring months of investigations — and, allegedly, years of misdeeds at high levels of our government — to resolution. “Both those accused and their alleged victims — which, in this case, would be all the people of the state — can now look forward to a day in court when all the truth can finally come ...</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> 58187130@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:09:20 MDT Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153821-77/sterling-trust-donald-deal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153821-77/sterling-trust-donald-deal.html.csp">Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TAMI ABDOLLAH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T22:31:41.03-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • With the potentially record-breaking $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers hanging in the balance, a trial beginning Monday will focus on whether Donald Sterling’s estranged wife had the authority under terms of a family trust to unilaterally negotiate the deal. Shelly Sterling struck a deal to sell the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer after Donald Sterling’s racist remarks to a girlfriend were publicized and the NBA moved to oust him as team owner. In order to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581538212014-07-06T22:31:41.03-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T22:31:41.03-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153821@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:31:41 MDT Black farmer lobbyist wants piece of Indian deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142430-68/boyd-cobell-claims-farmers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142430-68/boyd-cobell-claims-farmers.html.csp">Black farmer lobbyist wants piece of Indian deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATT VOLZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:35:02.368-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Helena, Mont. • The president of the National Black Farmers Association says he’s being stiffed by the attorneys behind a $3.4 billion government settlement with Native American landowners who asked him to lobby Congress to fund the payout. John Boyd, who spent years championing the discrimination claims of tens of thousands of black farmers, said he took on the task of pressing reluctant lawmakers to pass appropriations legislation in 2010 that included both the Indians’ settlement and the farm...</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> 58142430@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:35:02 MDT Letter: Who would Jesus exclude? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58124053-82/jesus-church-kate-standing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58124053-82/jesus-church-kate-standing.html.csp">Letter: Who would Jesus exclude?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T16:46:01.815-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I am having the hardest time reconciling that Kate Kelly is not a member in good standing with the Mormon Church but that Glenn Beck, Cliven Bundy, certain Utah attorneys general, Clark Aposhian, on and on, are regarded as witnesses for Jesus and in good standing. It creates such dissonance for me as to who Jesus really is, based on what I observe of his witnesses, who evidently have his church’s stamp of approval, and a gentle female who appears to me to be the more Christ-like. Struggling here...</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> 58124053@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:46:01 MDT Attorneys for teen charged in Utah deputies’ shooting ask for change of venue http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58061295-78/utah-county-grunwald-wride.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58061295-78/utah-county-grunwald-wride.html.csp">Attorneys for teen charged in Utah deputies’ shooting ask for change of venue</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T21:37:20.16-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Attorneys for a teenager charged in connection with a January shooting spree that killed one law enforcement officer and injured another have asked a judge to move her case out of Utah County if it goes to trial. Meagan Grunwald, 17, has pleaded not guilty to 10 felonies and two misdemeanors connected to the Jan. 30 events. On Wednesday, her attorneys filed a motion seeking a change of venue, arguing that pretrial publicity has tainted the potential jury pool. “Both officers who were shot had...</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> 58061295@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 21:37:20 MDT Utah judge deciding if accused teen killer’s hearing will be open http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58031957-78/teen-hearing-judge-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58031957-78/teen-hearing-judge-court.html.csp">Utah judge deciding if accused teen killer’s hearing will be open</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T22:49:41.809-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Farmington • A juvenile court judge is deciding whether a certification hearing for a West Point teen accused of fatally stabbing his two adopted brothers last year will be open to the public. The 16-year-old’s defense attorney, Todd Utzinger, filed a motion in May asking for the three-day hearing — which is scheduled to begin on June 25 — to be closed to media and public observers. After hearing arguments from attorneys on Thursday, 2nd District Juvenile Judge Janice Frost did not immediately ...</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> 58031957@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 22:49:41 MDT Man convicted in car bomb plot seeks new trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58026539-68/convicted-mohamud-bomb-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58026539-68/convicted-mohamud-bomb-defense.html.csp">Man convicted in car bomb plot seeks new trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NIGEL DUARA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T08:02:02.627-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Defense attorneys will argue Wednesday morning that a Portland, Oregon, man convicted of terrorism charges should be acquitted or granted a new trial. Oral arguments will focus on the government’s use of evidence and its reliance on surveillance obtained through extrajudicial means. The attorneys for Mohamed Mohamud say prosecutors failed to notify them of information derived under the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act until Mohamud had already been convicted. That fail...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580265392014-06-04T08:02:02.627-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-04T08:02:02.627-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58026539@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 08:02:02 MDT Jeremy Johnson inches closer to criminal trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58023569-78/johnson-trial-warner-evidence.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58023569-78/johnson-trial-warner-evidence.html.csp">Jeremy Johnson inches closer to criminal trial</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="2014-06-05T20:37:26.554-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 08:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson and four former employees could be closer to trial, but it still appears to be at least eight months away. At a hearing Tuesday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Warner said technical issues had been resolved and hundreds of thousands of documents, emails and other evidence were now in the hands of defense attorneys. So Warner said he was inclined to set a trial date that would be about eight months away, but would not decide until budgets have been approved for ...</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> 58023569@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:37:26 MDT