FORMER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FORMER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Government won’t provide number of suspects and dollar amounts they received. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542842-68/security-social-nazi-benefits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542842-68/security-social-nazi-benefits.html.csp">Government won’t provide number of suspects and dollar amounts they received.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RICHARD LARDNER, DAVID RISING </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and RANDY HERSCHAFT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T20:32:02.403-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 08:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Former Nazis should not be getting the Social Security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, responding to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to war-crimes suspects and former SS guards who left the U.S. for Europe. “Our position is we don’t believe these individuals should be getting these benefits,” said spokesman Eric Shultz when asked about the situation. He said the Justice Department has ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585428422014-10-20T20:32:02.403-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T20:32:02.403-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58542842@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:32:02 MDT 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="2014-10-20T22:12:59.565-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 10:12PM 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 allegatio...</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 22:12:59 MDT News roundup: Poll shows voters believe U.S. has 'lost control' http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58539878-64/trib-utah-former-dnews.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58539878-64/trib-utah-former-dnews.html.csp">News roundup: Poll shows voters believe U.S. has 'lost control'</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="2014-10-20T07:52:02.414-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 07:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Poll: Voters believe U.S. has 'lost control.' Former AGs Shurtleff and Swallow due in court. Utahns still oppose same-sex marriage, but less stridently. Happy Monday. Voters in some of the most competitive races this year are incredibly concerned that the U.S. leaders have lost control and are alarmed at fears of terrorism, the spread of Ebola and the gridlock-plagued Washington, a new poll shows. The survey, testing voters in the hard-fought congressional races, finds two-thirds of likel...</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> 58539878@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:52:02 MDT Brown pursues lasting policy legacy in California http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58536104-68/brown-california-governor-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58536104-68/brown-california-governor-state.html.csp">Brown pursues lasting policy legacy in California</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIET WILLIAMS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T22:09:21.03-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sacramento, Calif. • Jerry Brown is on the verge of doing what no one has ever done in California and what no one may ever do again: get elected to a fourth term as governor. After sidelining opponents and steadying the state’s finances, the quirky 76-year-old Democrat is looking to put his stamp on the state’s water and transportation infrastructure and playing statesman on global climate change, recently addressing a UN Climate Change conference. Brown’s relative success at wresting control o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585361042014-10-18T22:09:21.03-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-18T22:09:21.03-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Mayor Michael Hancock said Thursday that Chicago-based Hillard Heintze and Los Angeles-based OIR Group will study the department and lead a national search for a new sheriff. Former Sheriff Gary Wilson stepped down in July as the city agreed to pay $3.3 million to settle a former inmate’s jail-abuse lawsuit. A federal jury on Tuesday...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585304792014-10-16T17:09:02.161-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-16T17:09:02.161-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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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 Jazz notes: Rodney Hood to make preseason debut on Monday night http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58514455-87/hood-snyder-monday-clippers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58514455-87/hood-snyder-monday-clippers.html.csp">Jazz notes: Rodney Hood to make preseason debut on Monday night</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-12T23:23:27.563-06:00">Updated Oct 12, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last week featured the preseason NBA debut of Dante Exum. And while the Utah Jazz point guard hasn’t wowed in his two games, he has been solid coming off Quin Snyder’s bench. Monday night will see the delayed debut of Utah’s other first-round draft pick, small forward Rodney Hood. The former Duke University star was held out of consecutive wins over Portland with a hip flexor he strained last Monday in the team’s intrasquad scrimmage. He was cleared for Thursday’s game at Portland, but Snyder de...</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> 58514455@www.sltrib.com Sun, 12 Oct 2014 23:23:27 MDT Former BYU QB John Beck is rookie again in Canada http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58508585-88/beck-season-lions-cfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58508585-88/beck-season-lions-cfl.html.csp">Former BYU QB John Beck is rookie again in Canada</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By monte stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T23:43:22.977-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vancouver, B.C. • John Beck was once a hot NFL prospect. Now, the former BYU star is the oldest rookie quarterback in the Canadian Football League, serving as a backup with the B.C. Lions. Beck, 33, signed with the Lions, who play their home games in Vancouver, in the spring after being without an NFL team for a season and a half between 2012 and 2013. “It’s hard to be sitting at home watching a football season happen,” he said following a recent Lions workout at their practice facility in the V...</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> 58508585@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:43:22 MDT Lowry: Obama’s war on ISIS is just for show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58508187-82/isis-obama-war-campaign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58508187-82/isis-obama-war-campaign.html.csp">Lowry: Obama’s war on ISIS is just for show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rich Lowry</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The National Review</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T16:05:51.34-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Compared with President Barack Obama, even Jimmy Carter is John McCain. The former president practically synonymous with American weakness and retreat thinks Obama was too slow to act against ISIS and gives his current strategy only “a possibility of success,” provided it involves (unspecified) ground troops. When you are too passive for Jimmy Carter, it’s time for some soul-searching in the Situation Room. The late-1970s are calling and want their foreign policy back. The war against ISIS so fa...</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> 58508187@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:05:51 MDT Goodell: Arbiter decides if he testifies on Rice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58504441-77/goodell-rice-nfl-appeal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58504441-77/goodell-rice-nfl-appeal.html.csp">Goodell: Arbiter decides if he testifies on Rice</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB MAADDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T23:39:00.932-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 11:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday night it’s up to a neutral arbiter to decide whether he should testify during an appeal of Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension. “I don’t think that’s my decision,” Goodell said, saying the decision would instead be made by a former federal judge picked by the commissioner and the players’ union to lead the arbitration. “I think Judge Jones is the one who ultimately is going to make the rules and determinations,” Goodell said. “I’ve been in me...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585044412014-10-09T23:39:00.932-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T23:39:00.932-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58504441@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 23:39:00 MDT Judge’s decision on Cowley fatal police shooting comes Thursday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58500013-78/cowley-willard-fired-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58500013-78/cowley-willard-fired-defense.html.csp">Judge’s decision on Cowley fatal police shooting comes Thursday</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="2014-10-09T14:17:45.692-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When former West Valley City Detective Shaun Cowley pulled out his gun and fired it twice toward Danielle Willard, was it reasonable for him to believe that his life was in danger? Prosecutors say it wasn’t — that he was never in any danger of being hit by Willard’s car as she reversed that November 2012 day. But Cowley’s defense team argued Wednesday that the former detective had less than a second to react to a dangerous situation, and that he perceived his life was being threatened. After 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> 58500013@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:17:45 MDT Infosys whistleblower taking on company again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58496922-79/infosys-company-federal-palmer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58496922-79/infosys-company-federal-palmer.html.csp">Infosys whistleblower taking on company again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LAURA WIDES-MUNOZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T12:07:01.451-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 12:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The whistleblower who helped trigger a federal investigation into visa practices by the global outsourcing tech firm Infosys is taking on his former company again in court, and this time he’s naming top executives in his lawsuit. Former Infosys Ltd. employee Jay Palmer filed a retaliation complaint with the Department of Labor in March, the first step to suing the company. He filed his lawsuit late last week in New Jersey federal court, where former Infosys executive Jeffrey Friedel lives. Most ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584969222014-10-07T12:07:01.451-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T12:07:01.451-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58496922@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:07:01 MDT Milbank: Obama’s former aides turn on him http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58496078-82/obama-panetta-former-jindal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58496078-82/obama-panetta-former-jindal.html.csp">Milbank: Obama’s former aides turn on him</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T08:15:14.734-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 08:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Aspiring Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal, governor of Louisiana, scheduled a big Washington speech for Monday to condemn President Obama’s defense policy. But an unexpected competitor beat him to the punch. Leon Panetta, in an interview with USA Today’s Susan Page published just before Jindal’s speech, criticized Obama in harsh terms that would have been dismissed as partisan sniping — if Panetta weren’t a Democrat who had served as Obama’s CIA director and secretary ...</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> 58496078@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:15:14 MDT Video: Bronco scoffs at notion BYU's rivals want instate wins more than Cougars do http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58493421-65/byu-cougars-harder-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58493421-65/byu-cougars-harder-utah.html.csp">Video: Bronco scoffs at notion BYU's rivals want instate wins more than Cougars do</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="2014-10-06T13:55:02.492-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 01:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Do BYU's instate rivals, Utah and Utah State, want to beat the Cougars more than the Cougars want to beat them? After BYU's 35-20 loss to Utah State on Friday night, former BYU player Jordan Pendleton suggested that on Twitter, and several of his former teammates seemed to agree, judging by the replies he got to that statement. Here's the second half of BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall's chat with the media on Monday morning. The first half was posted an hour ago on this blog. About midway through...</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> 58493421@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:55:02 MDT Paulson: AIG bailout designed to be punishment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58493085-79/aig-paulson-bailout-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58493085-79/aig-paulson-bailout-billion.html.csp">Paulson: AIG bailout designed to be punishment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T12:21:01.333-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 12:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The 2008 government bailout of American International Group Inc. was specifically designed to punish the insurance giant, former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson said in U.S. court Monday. The $85 billion loan package extended to AIG — then reeling from the financial and housing crisis — gave the government control of 80 percent of its stock. Unlike other major financial firms rescued in the middle of the worst economic downturn in roughly 80 years, Paulson said that AIG shareholder...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584930852014-10-06T12:21:01.333-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-06T12:21:01.333-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58493085@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:21:01 MDT News roundup: VP Biden apologizes for latest gaffe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58491661-64/trib-utah-rep-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58491661-64/trib-utah-rep-state.html.csp">News roundup: VP Biden apologizes for latest gaffe</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="2014-10-06T07:16:37.765-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 07:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">VP Biden apologizes again for gaffe. Huntsman's new autobiography. LDS GA: If we don't win against gay marriage, be civil. Happy Monday. Vice President Joe Biden, or more specifically, his mouth, has got himself in trouble on more than a few occasions in this administration — remember, it's a BFD comment? — and now he's apologizing to U.S. allies in the Middle East after saying they were the biggest problem in stopping the spread of al-Qaida. Biden phoned Turkey and United Arab Emirate off...</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> 58491661@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 07:16:37 MDT Supreme Court clerks: Utah’s Mike Lee among the legal elite http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58489866-68/court-clerks-justice-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58489866-68/court-clerks-justice-law.html.csp">Supreme Court clerks: Utah’s Mike Lee among the legal elite</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-05T11:16:41.145-06:00">Updated Oct 5, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Joshua Matz didn’t bother waiting to write about the Supreme Court until he went to work there. He teamed with a renowned Harvard law professor to finish a book about the court before he started his year as a law clerk to Justice Anthony Kennedy. Unlike Matz, Christopher Michel is not listed as an author of the book he worked on years before his clerkship with Chief Justice John Roberts. But former President George W. Bush offered warm praise for onetime presidential speechwriter Mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584898662014-10-05T11:16:41.145-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-05T11:16:41.145-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58489866@www.sltrib.com Sun, 05 Oct 2014 11:16:41 MDT Economic luminaries on the AIG witness list: Paulson, Geithner, Bernanke http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58489825-79/aig-greenberg-financial-government.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58489825-79/aig-greenberg-financial-government.html.csp">Economic luminaries on the AIG witness list: Paulson, Geithner, Bernanke</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-05T10:41:46.686-06:00">Updated Oct 5, 2014 10:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • It could be an awkward reunion. Three top former government leaders who devised the 2008 financial bailouts — Henry Paulson, Timothy Geithner and Ben Bernanke — are set to testify this week in a lawsuit over the government’s rescue of the insurance giant AIG. Six years ago, their rescue plan revived AIG, protected its far-flung financial partners and helped save the financial system. Yet AIG’s former CEO, 89-year old Maurice Greenberg, argues that the government’s bailout was illegi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584898252014-10-05T10:41:46.686-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-05T10:41:46.686-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58489825@www.sltrib.com Sun, 05 Oct 2014 10:41:46 MDT Supreme Court clerk: Plum job for legal elite http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58487258-68/court-clerks-justice-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58487258-68/court-clerks-justice-law.html.csp">Supreme Court clerk: Plum job for legal elite</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-04T11:25:02.092-06:00">Updated Oct 4, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Joshua Matz didn’t bother waiting to write about the Supreme Court until he went to work there. He teamed with a renowned Harvard law professor to finish a book about the court before he started his year as a law clerk to Justice Anthony Kennedy. Unlike Matz, Christopher Michel is not listed as an author of the book he worked on years before his clerkship with Chief Justice John Roberts. But former President George W. Bush offered warm praise for onetime presidential speechwriter Mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584872582014-10-04T11:25:02.092-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-04T11:25:02.092-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58487258@www.sltrib.com Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:25:02 MDT McMahon gracious, grateful on jersey retirement night (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58486163-88/mcmahon-byu-former-jersey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58486163-88/mcmahon-byu-former-jersey.html.csp">McMahon gracious, grateful on jersey retirement night (video)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-04T03:47:16.748-06:00">Updated Oct 4, 2014 03:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Legendary coach LaVell Edwards didn’t mince words a few years ago when he ran into former BYU quarterback Jim McMahon. “Hey Jim,” the former BYU coach said. “I’m not going to be around forever, you know. Let’s get that thing done.” That thing was McMahon earning his degree from BYU so he could be enshrined in the BYU Athletics Hall of Fame and have his No. 9 jersey retired. “Hearing LaVell say that really kinda hit home,” McMahon said in a pregame news conference before his name was unve...</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> 58486163@www.sltrib.com Sat, 04 Oct 2014 03:47:16 MDT