CONDUCT - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Rick Koerber walks on $48 million Ponzi scheme charges <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Rick Koerber walks on $48 million Ponzi scheme 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="2014-08-14T21:58:39.333-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Thursday blasted federal prosecutors as he permanently dismissed all criminal charges against Rick Koerber, the former Utah County real estate guru who now no longer faces accusations of operating a $100 million Ponzi scheme. In dismissing the charges, U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups cited “the government’s pattern of neglect and dilatory conduct” as well as “several instances of questionable ethical conduct in prosecuting this case.” Waddoups dismissed the case with preju...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:58:39 MDT