CHARGES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHARGES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Mother, son charged in Millcreek drive-by shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58478472-78/son-charged-charges-according.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58478472-78/son-charged-charges-according.html.csp">Mother, son charged in Millcreek drive-by shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T17:09:00.584-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 05:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A teenager and his mother have been charged in connection to a drive-by shooting. The 17-year-old son was charged as an adult Tuesday in 3rd District Court with 10 felonies, including multiple counts of felony discharge of a firearm and aggravated assault. His mother was charged Friday with 10 felonies and three misdemeanors, according to court documents. On Sept. 22, the woman allegedly drove her son to a 7-Eleven near 3900 S. 500 East after a fight at school, according to the charges. The thre...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58478472@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:09:00 MDT Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58476876-77/story.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58476876-77/story.csp">Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law</a></h4>

By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:59:02.74-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">AP-SWM-Michael-Phelps-Arrest,732 Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law AP Photo NY161, NY162, NY160, NY163, NY166, NY167 Eds: With AP Photos. By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer Michael Phelps can’t seem to break a disturbing pattern. Record-breaking success in the pool. Trouble on dry land. The winningest athlete in Olympic history is facing DUI charges for the second time after being arrested early Tuesday in his hometown of Baltimore, where police said he was clocked going nearly...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584768762014-10-01T11:59:02.74-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T11:59:02.74-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476876@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:59:02 MDT Charging documents show Phelps DUI tied to alcohol http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476567-68/phelps-alcohol-driving-dui.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476567-68/phelps-alcohol-driving-dui.html.csp">Charging documents show Phelps DUI tied to alcohol</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T09:26:25.35-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Michael Phelps can’t seem to break a disturbing pattern. Record-breaking success in the pool. Trouble on dry land. The winningest athlete in Olympic history is facing DUI charges for the second time after being arrested early Tuesday in his hometown of Baltimore, where police said he was clocked going nearly 40 mph over the speed limit and was unable to perform a series of field sobriety tests. He also failed a Breathalyzer. Online charging documents show that the charges include driving while i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584765672014-10-01T09:26:25.35-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T09:26:25.35-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476567@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:26:25 MDT Teacher at elite New York school faces sex charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476560-68/charges-shaynak-authorities-sexual.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476560-68/charges-shaynak-authorities-sexual.html.csp">Teacher at elite New York school faces sex charges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T08:25:02.145-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 08:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A teacher at an elite New York City high school already accused of sending an indecent photo to a student is now facing an additional 36-count indictment alleging he victimized six others. Brooklyn Technical High School teacher Sean Shaynak remained in custody Wednesday, a day after he pleaded not guilty to the new charges. Bail was set at $750,000 bond and was at $250,000 for the previous charge. Defense attorney Kimberly Summers declined to comment. The charges in the new indictment...</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> 58476560@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:25:02 MDT Judge won’t toss charges against man accused of killing deputy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58473818-78/federal-roman-court-fox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58473818-78/federal-roman-court-fox.html.csp">Judge won’t toss charges against man accused of killing deputy</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="2014-09-30T22:07:06.307-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 10:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A judge has ruled that the man acquitted of killing Millard County Deputy Sheriff Josie Greathouse Fox is not being charged with the same offenses in federal court for which he previously stood trial in state court. U.S. District Judge David Nuffer in a ruling released Tuesday said Roberto Miramontes Roman says the federal government is not subjecting him to what is known as double jeopardy. Roman’s attorney, Stephen McCaughey, said he planned to appeal the ruling that came on his motion to tos...</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> 58473818@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:07:06 MDT Ex-GSA official from Nevada faces fraud charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58470588-68/neely-gsa-las-vegas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58470588-68/neely-gsa-las-vegas.html.csp">Ex-GSA official from Nevada faces fraud charges</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T22:56:10.695-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • An ex-federal official who hosted a lavish, $823,000 conference in Las Vegas that sparked a congressional investigation into wasteful government spending has been indicted on charges of fraud and filing false claims for reimbursement. A federal grand jury in San Francisco indicted 59-year-old Jeffrey Neely of Gardnerville last week. The former high-ranking official for the General Services Administration is accused of seeking reimbursement for personal travel and expenses in Las Veg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584705882014-09-29T22:56:10.695-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T22:56:10.695-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470588@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:56:10 MDT Spanish Fork man charged with causing fatal crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58459656-78/nevarez-charges-merrick-scene.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58459656-78/nevarez-charges-merrick-scene.html.csp">Spanish Fork man charged with causing fatal crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T20:05:54.055-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 08:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Spanish Fork man has been charged for allegedly driving drunk and causing a crash that killed his passenger, who had been celebrating his 21st birthday. Armando Nevarez Jr., 22, was charged in 4th District Court on Friday with automobile homicide, a second-degree felony, in connection with the July death of 21-year-old Chancey Merrick of Orem. Nevarez was also charged with obstructing justice and false statement at preliminary examination, both class-A misdemeanors. But Nevarez maintains that...</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> 58459656@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:05:54 MDT Bloomberg View: Holder’s ‘too big to jail’ let the economy down http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58458343-82/holder-prosecutors-financial-charges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58458343-82/holder-prosecutors-financial-charges.html.csp">Bloomberg View: Holder’s ‘too big to jail’ let the economy down</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-28T18:52:35.453-06:00">Updated Sep 28, 2014 06:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Attorney General Eric Holder, who plans to step down after more than five years in office, has efforts and achievements to be proud of, no doubt, but will probably be remembered above all for something he didn’t do: prosecute top executives for their role in the 2008 financial crisis. He declined to hold senior executives accountable not because he wished to be soft on financial crime but because of a strategic error. In a 1999 memorandum, written when he was deputy attorney general under Presi...</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> 58458343@www.sltrib.com Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18:52:35 MDT Utah women ‘ninjas’ charged in home invasion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58455385-78/women-charges-uncle-felony.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58455385-78/women-charges-uncle-felony.html.csp">Utah women ‘ninjas’ charged in home invasion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T22:28:47.375-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 10:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two Utah women who allegedly attempted a home invasion last week while dressed in ninja costumes were charged Thursday with three felonies, including retaliation against a witness or a victim. The two came armed with knives, a stun gun, a screwdriver, a tourniquet, syringes and formalin — which is about 40 percent formaldehyde and which one of the defendants said was so strong it could be used to knock someone out, according to charges filed in 3rd District Court. The West Jordan house where th...</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> 58455385@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:28:47 MDT Federal prosecutor seeks to dismiss witness tampering charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58456037-78/montgomery-case-swallow-investigation.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58456037-78/montgomery-case-swallow-investigation.html.csp">Federal prosecutor seeks to dismiss witness tampering charges</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="2014-09-25T22:18:00.574-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal prosecutor has moved to dismiss charges against four men accused of witness tampering for allegedly beating a man who was cooperating with investigators looking into fundraising by former Utah Attorney General John Swallow. The prosecutor is asking a federal judge to dismiss charges against Robert W. Montgomery, his two brothers and another man for allegedly fighting with a former employee of his credit repair business who apparently was cooperating in the investigation by Utah and fe...</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> 58456037@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:18:00 MDT Sports briefs: Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges in deadly crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58453009-77/suns-bledsoe-million-agent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58453009-77/suns-bledsoe-million-agent.html.csp">Sports briefs: Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges in deadly crash</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T22:53:25.946-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Auto Racing • After more than six weeks in limbo, NASCAR star Tony Stewart finally got the news he had been hoping for. A grand jury that heard testimony from more than two dozen witnesses, including accident reconstruction experts and drivers, and looked at photographs and video decided against bringing criminal charges against Stewart for the death of 20-year-old sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. during an Aug. 9 race at night. That doesn’t mean it’s over. A few hours after Ontario County Dis...</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> 58453009@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:53:25 MDT Feds charge five Utahns in Recapture Canyon protest ride http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403975-78/canyon-ride-blm-lyman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403975-78/canyon-ride-blm-lyman.html.csp">Feds charge five Utahns in Recapture Canyon protest ride</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T12:44:01.998-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 12:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Federal authorities are accusing a San Juan County commissioner and a handful of protesters of conspiracy and illegally riding ATVs into southeast Utah’s Recapture Canyon in May. The Bureau of Land Management closed the canyon to motorized use in 2007 to keep wheels off its many archaeological sites. About 50 riders motored into the canyon following a May 10 rally in Blanding denouncing federal “overreach” and mismanagement of public lands. But only those suspected of organizing or promoting t...</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> 58403975@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:44:01 MDT Suspect in 1998 bombings pleads to lesser charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58432652-68/charges-bombings-lesser-1998.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58432652-68/charges-bombings-lesser-1998.html.csp">Suspect in 1998 bombings pleads to lesser charges</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T09:31:01.414-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A suspect in the 1998 bombings at U.S. embassies in Africa has pleaded guilty to lesser charges in federal court in New York. Adel Abdul Bary was charged in the bombings that killed 224 people in Kenya and Tanzania. The 54-year-old pleaded guilty Friday to lesser charges of making threats against Americans, but Judge Lewis Kaplan said he wanted to hear further arguments before the more serious charges could be dropped. Bary faced a sentence of life in prison under the original indictm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584326522014-09-19T09:31:01.414-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T09:31:01.414-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432652@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:31:01 MDT Editorial: Lyman should face the music just like DeChristopher http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58429628-82/dechristopher-federal-lyman-charged.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58429628-82/dechristopher-federal-lyman-charged.html.csp">Editorial: Lyman should face the music just like DeChristopher</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T17:13:01.644-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman and his allies in the May 10 ATV ride into Recapture Canyon truly have the courage of their convictions, then they should have the courage to take a conviction. But here’s betting that Lyman and the four others charged Wednesday by federal prosecutors won’t spend a single day in an orange jumpsuit. And that would be too bad, no matter what side of the issue you stand on. For those who agree that federal charges are in order for the ringleaders of 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> 58429628@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:13:01 MDT Southern Utah man ordered to stand trial in beating death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58428919-78/lucero-stand-trial-assault.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58428919-78/lucero-stand-trial-assault.html.csp">Southern Utah man ordered to stand trial in beating death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T21:26:16.748-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 09:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 32-year-old man was ordered to stand trial Thursday, accused of beating a man to death last year in St. George. Mario Antoine Lucero, also known as Mario Alfonso Lucero, was charged in 5th District Court with one count of first-degree felony murder, one count of third-degree felony assault, along with misdemeanor charges of criminal mischief and assault. On Thursday, a preliminary hearing was held, where prosecutors presented evidence and a judge ruled there was probable cause for Lucero to s...</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> 58428919@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:26:16 MDT West Valley City mom charged for allegedly stabbing children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58422593-78/charged-stabbed-charges-galvis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58422593-78/charged-stabbed-charges-galvis.html.csp">West Valley City mom charged for allegedly stabbing children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:26:17.159-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A West Valley City mother has been charged with attempted murder on allegations she stabbed her two children. In charges filed Tuesday, police wrote that they arrived at the home of Mary Galvis, 47, on Saturday morning to find her 12-year-old daughter and 10-year-old son bleeding from multiple stab wounds. Galvis’ husband was holding her down on the floor, yelling: “She stabbed my children. She was going to kill them herself,” police wrote. The 10-year-old, identified in charges as C.P.J., 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> 58422593@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:26:17 MDT French terror case against Iran opposition dropped http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58424089-68/case-dropped-french-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58424089-68/case-dropped-french-group.html.csp">French terror case against Iran opposition dropped</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:27:51.949-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • French judges have thrown out terrorism-linked charges against nine members of an exiled Iranian opposition group, closing a case that began 11 years ago with mass arrests that provoked several deaths by protesters setting themselves afire. The Paris prosecutor’s office confirmed Wednesday the case against the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq was closed. The group’s leader Maryam Rajavi said in a statement the decision was a “victory of justice and resistance over collaboration” between France and Ira...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584240892014-09-17T16:27:51.949-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:27:51.949-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58424089@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:27:51 MDT Appeal likely to slow case against man accused of killing Utah deputy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58420709-78/roman-court-federal-fox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58420709-78/roman-court-federal-fox.html.csp">Appeal likely to slow case against man accused of killing Utah deputy</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="2014-09-16T22:58:36.193-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A likely appeal is expected to slow the prosecution of federal charges against the man who was acquitted in state court of the murder of Millard County Sheriff’s deputy Josie Greathouse Fox. Attorneys for Roberto Miramontes Roman have argued that the federal charges are based on the same crimes for which he was tried in state court and amount to violation of constitutional protections against double jeopardy. A 4th District Court jury acquitted Roman in August of 2012 of an aggravated murder ch...</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> 58420709@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:58:36 MDT Pennsylvania couple to stand trial after falling dresser kills toddlers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406315-68/trial-beatty-couple-deaths.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406315-68/trial-beatty-couple-deaths.html.csp">Pennsylvania couple to stand trial after falling dresser kills toddlers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T09:14:01.806-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Aliquippa, Pa. • A Pennsylvania man has been ordered to stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of his toddler daughters who were pinned under a falling dresser. David Beatty will also stand trial on child endangerment charges with his wife, Jennifer. The Aliquippa couple, who are both 28, face those charges for allegedly keeping a filthy home. Defense attorney Kevin Kindred argued the deaths were accidental, and that the home’s condition was being unfairly linked to the de...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584063152014-09-12T09:14:01.806-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T09:14:01.806-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406315@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:14:01 MDT Letter: What Bundy won’t do for money http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58392977-82/bundy-cliven-charges-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58392977-82/bundy-cliven-charges-group.html.csp">Letter: What Bundy won’t do for money</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T17:11:02.33-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Tribune article (“Lack of charges in Cliven Bundy standoff poses risk, group says,” Sept. 3) again raises the issue of Cliven Bundy, a right-wing welfare rancher who has received past support from politician Mike Lee, a right-wing welcher. (He “lost” his house when the market took a downturn.) Should law-abiding citizens give up respect for the law, reconsider contractual obligations and call upon armed friends just to save a few bucks? Constance Ward Salt Lake City</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> 58392977@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:11:02 MDT