Judge - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/Judge News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Beanie Babies creator’s sentence debated in court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425863-79/warner-judge-tax-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425863-79/warner-judge-tax-court.html.csp">Beanie Babies creator’s sentence debated in court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JASON KEYSER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T18:10:01.961-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 06:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Federal prosecutors seeking to put the billionaire creator of Beanie Babies in prison for hiding millions in Swiss bank accounts told appellate court judges Wednesday that the toymaker’s sentence of probation threatens to erode the judicial system’s ability to deter other tax evaders. The hearing before the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago delved into whether H. Ty Warner got off too easy given the lengths he went to conceal his crime, or whether the judge was right to esse...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584258632014-09-17T18:10:01.961-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T18:10:01.961-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425863@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:10:01 MDT Maker of smallpox medicine in bankruptcy court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58426059-79/siga-court-bankruptcy-smallpox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58426059-79/siga-court-bankruptcy-smallpox.html.csp">Maker of smallpox medicine in bankruptcy court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erik Larson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T17:13:01.984-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The initial bankruptcy hearing for Siga Technologies Inc., supplier of the only smallpox medicine for the U.S. strategic drug stockpile, isn’t the right place for a competitor to discuss liability in a lawsuit with the company, a judge said Wednesday. Siga, which was found liable for breaching a licensing contract with PharmAthene Inc., filed for creditor protection Tuesday, saying a possible $232 million damages award in the lawsuit may imperil its operations. “Everyone agrees” the j...</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> 58426059@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:13:01 MDT PG&E officials removed for improper contacts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58419962-79/commission-utility-peevey-utilities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58419962-79/commission-utility-peevey-utilities.html.csp">PG&E officials removed for improper contacts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ELLEN KNICKMEYER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T09:27:01.718-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 09:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Four senior officials with Pacific Gas & Electric Co. and the state commission regulating it were removed or resigned over emails released Monday showing the utility and state regulators appeared to negotiate which judge would be assigned to hear one of the utility’s rate cases. The emails show the commission ultimately assigned to the case a judge for whom PG&E had expressed a preference, rather than another judge who PG&E said “has a history of being very hard on us.” Also Mond...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584199622014-09-16T09:27:01.718-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-16T09:27:01.718-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58419962@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:27:01 MDT Martin MacNeill to serve up to 15 years for sexual abuse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58416036-78/macneill-somers-abuse-sexual.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58416036-78/macneill-somers-abuse-sexual.html.csp">Martin MacNeill to serve up to 15 years for sexual abuse</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="2014-09-15T22:05:47.869-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • For Alexis Somers, the last 7 1/2 years have been her darkest days. Her “entire world” was shattered on April 11, 2007, when her mother was murdered. Five weeks later, she was sexually assaulted. After more than seven years, one man was found guilty of the crimes: her father, Martin MacNeill. “He made the choice to destroy his family,” Somers told the judge during MacNeill’s sentencing hearing in the sexual abuse case Monday. “He made the choice to murder my mother. He made the choice 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> 58416036@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:05:47 MDT Detroit bankruptcy trial resumes after 1 settlement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415540-79/detroit-syncora-trial-bankruptcy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415540-79/detroit-syncora-trial-bankruptcy.html.csp">Detroit bankruptcy trial resumes after 1 settlement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ED WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T10:23:15.674-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • A judge refused to extend a timeout Monday in Detroit’s bankruptcy trial after a deal with a major creditor removed another opponent from the city’s plan to exit the largest Chapter 9 case in U.S. history. A bond insurer, Financial Guaranty Insurance, said it needs more time to craft trial strategy after another insurer ironed out a settlement with Detroit. But Judge Steven Rhodes said Financial Guaranty should have been prepared to lose an ally, and he resumed the trial with testimony...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584155402014-09-15T10:23:15.674-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T10:23:15.674-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58415540@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:23:15 MDT Judge: Oscar Pistorius is guilty of culpable homicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58405983-68/pistorius-judge-murder-steenkamp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58405983-68/pistorius-judge-murder-steenkamp.html.csp">Judge: Oscar Pistorius is guilty of culpable homicide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GERALD IMRAY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T20:14:51.233-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • A South African judge on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and declared him not guilty of murder. Prosecutors said they were disappointed by the ruling but would decide on whether to appeal only after sentencing. Judge Thokozile Masipa said there was not enough evidence to support the contention that Pistorius knew Steenkamp was behind a locked toilet door in his home when he shot through the door...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584059832014-09-12T20:14:51.233-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T20:14:51.233-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58405983@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:14:51 MDT Ogden man’s murder conviction overturned http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58404497-78/mccullar-bedolla-court-appeals.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58404497-78/mccullar-bedolla-court-appeals.html.csp">Ogden man’s murder conviction overturned</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="2014-09-12T22:46:42.599-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Court of Appeals on Thursday reversed the murder conviction of an Ogden man, ruling the trial judge erred when he excluded the testimony of several defense witnesses. The unanimous decision by a three-judge panel opens the door for a retrial of Robert Lee McCullar in the slaying of Filiberto Bedolla, who was stabbed 14 times on Dec. 22, 2009, in his Ogden apartment. McCullar was found guilty in 2011 of first-degree felony by a 2nd District Court jury and sentenced to 15 years to life in...</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> 58404497@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:46:42 MDT Judge: Oscar Pistorius can’t be found guilty of murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58402045-68/pistorius-judge-murder-case.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58402045-68/pistorius-judge-murder-case.html.csp">Judge: Oscar Pistorius can’t be found guilty of murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GERALD IMRAY </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T20:22:44.817-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 08:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • During his trial, Oscar Pistorius sometimes retched and sobbed. The double-amputee Olympian sobbed again on Thursday, this time in apparent relief as a judge said the evidence did not support a murder conviction for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The judge could still convict Pistorius of a negligent killing — a crime that can carry a lengthy jail term or just a suspended sentence and fine — when she likely finishes reading her lengthy conclusions in court on Friday...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584020452014-09-11T20:22:44.817-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T20:22:44.817-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402045@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:22:44 MDT Judge doesn’t think Argentina violating his order http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399745-79/argentina-bondholders-citibank-bonds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399745-79/argentina-bondholders-citibank-bonds.html.csp">Judge doesn’t think Argentina violating his order</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARRY NEUMEISTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T18:10:01.903-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 06:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A judge told lawyers Wednesday he doesn’t think an effort by Argentina to pay some bondholders through a Citibank branch in the South American country will lead to a widespread effort to violate his orders. U.S. District Judge Thomas Griesa commented at a Manhattan hearing as he declined to immediately grant a request for records by lawyers for U.S. hedge funds holding $1.5 billion in Argentine bonds. They want the bank to turn over documents that might reveal communications between A...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583997452014-09-10T18:10:01.903-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T18:10:01.903-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399745@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:10:01 MDT Detroit bankruptcy trial on hold after major deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397608-68/detroit-bankruptcy-trial-deal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397608-68/detroit-bankruptcy-trial-deal.html.csp">Detroit bankruptcy trial on hold after major deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ED WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T17:05:18.993-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • A judge on Wednesday suspended Detroit’s bankruptcy trial until next week to give lawyers time to work out the details of a settlement that would satisfy a major creditor that opposed the city’s plan to get on its feet again. The city reached a deal Tuesday with Syncora, a bond insurer that stood to lose about $400 million under Detroit’s plan to get out of bankruptcy. Detroit would extend Syncora’s lease on a tunnel between the U.S. and Canada and grant it a long-term lease on a downt...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583976082014-09-10T17:05:18.993-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T17:05:18.993-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397608@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:05:18 MDT Detroit bankruptcy trial on hold after major deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398091-79/detroit-bankruptcy-syncora-trial.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398091-79/detroit-bankruptcy-syncora-trial.html.csp">Detroit bankruptcy trial on hold after major deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ED WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T11:00:02.373-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • A judge on Wednesday suspended Detroit’s bankruptcy trial until next week to give lawyers time to work out the details of a settlement that would satisfy a major creditor that opposed the city’s plan to get on its feet again. The city reached a deal Tuesday with Syncora, a bond insurer that stood to lose about $400 million under Detroit’s plan to get out of bankruptcy. Detroit would extend Syncora’s lease on a tunnel between the U.S. and Canada and grant it a long-term lease on a downt...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583980912014-09-10T11:00:02.373-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T11:00:02.373-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58398091@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:00:02 MDT 1980s New York subway shooter Bernie Goetz marijuana case dismissed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397594-68/goetz-case-marijuana-officer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397594-68/goetz-case-marijuana-officer.html.csp">1980s New York subway shooter Bernie Goetz marijuana case dismissed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T17:05:16.182-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A low-level marijuana case against 1980s subway shooter Bernie Goetz has been dismissed after a judge concluded the clock ran out for trying it. Goetz was busted in December on charges he sold $30 worth of marijuana to an undercover officer he’d been flirting with in Union Square park. He was offered a plea deal involving 10 days of community service. Goetz rejected it for a host of reasons, saying he felt coerced into taking the money from the undercover officer and that police are t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583975942014-09-10T17:05:16.182-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T17:05:16.182-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397594@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:05:16 MDT N.Y. judge: TV clip service not violating copyright http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395282-79/judge-company-copyright-service.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395282-79/judge-company-copyright-service.html.csp">N.Y. judge: TV clip service not violating copyright</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T18:56:01.649-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 06:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A New York judge says a company distributing television clips and snippets of transcripts to customers including the White House and members of Congress has not violated broadcasters’ copyrights. Judge Alvin Hellerstein ruled Tuesday in a copyright case filed by Fox News Network against TVEyes Inc. Fox had sued for damages and to stop the company from distributing clips of its programs. Hellerstein said the company’s media monitoring service had created a database that was transformat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583952822014-09-09T18:56:01.649-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T18:56:01.649-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395282@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:56:01 MDT Judge Judy offering book for free http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58388293-223/book-judge-judy-sheindlin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58388293-223/book-judge-judy-sheindlin.html.csp">Judge Judy offering book for free</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T10:16:41.869-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Judge Judy is offering advice to women free of charge. Television’s most popular judge is celebrating the 19th season opening of her syndicated show Monday by offering her new book, “What Would Judy Say: Be the Hero of Your Own Story,” for free to anyone who wants it. The book offers plainspoken advice primarily for women, telling them not to let anyone besides themselves define what makes them happy. It is filtered through stories of the charmed life of retired New York Family Court ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583882932014-09-08T10:16:41.869-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T10:16:41.869-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388293@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:16:41 MDT Driver gets jail for Salt Lake City accident that killed friend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58388924-78/silva-jail-friend-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58388924-78/silva-jail-friend-judge.html.csp">Driver gets jail for Salt Lake City accident that killed friend</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="2014-09-08T22:30:57.849-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brue Silva hadn’t slept in too long. He was tired. He was driving. He ran a red light. An oncoming truck T-boned Silva, in the morning of Aug. 9, 2013, killing his passenger and friend, Brian Delany, 18. On Monday, Silva, 21, was sentenced to 210 days in jail and three years of probation in the Delany’s death. He had pleaded guilty to third-degree felony manslaughter — punishable by up to five years in prison — but no one in the courtroom felt that sending Silva to prison would do anyone any go...</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> 58388924@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:30:57 MDT Judge: The way Utah picks state school board is unconstitutional http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58378293-78/candidates-process-election-england.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58378293-78/candidates-process-election-england.html.csp">Judge: The way Utah picks state school board is unconstitutional</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="2014-09-08T10:56:08.13-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Friday threw a wrench into the election for the Utah State Board of Education, ruling that the process approved by the Legislature for picking candidates is an unconstitutional restriction on free speech rights. U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups ruled at the end of a hearing on Friday after critiquing the method, which begins with a committee appointed by the governor. Committee members interview those who want to be candidates and then pass along a list to the governor, who...</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> 58378293@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:56:08 MDT Judge sets $17.5M bond in Park City ski dispute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58378483-78/pcmr-bond-park-talisker.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58378483-78/pcmr-bond-park-talisker.html.csp">Judge sets $17.5M bond in Park City ski dispute</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="2014-09-09T12:48:49.96-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 12:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City • $17.5 million — That’s how much Park City Mountain Resort must post in a bond to continue operating through the coming season the ski resort at the heart of this tourist town. It was unclear immediately whether PCMR would accept the bond amount, set Friday by 3rd District Judge Ryan Harris. If PCMR does not post the $17.5 million bond, Talisker Land Holdings Inc. can begin evicting PCMR from2,852 acres of upper mountain ski terrain. That would mean no 2014-15 ski season at PCMR. It ...</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> 58378483@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:48:49 MDT Tech companies appeal rejection of jobs settlement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379549-79/settlement-apple-companies-google.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379549-79/settlement-apple-companies-google.html.csp">Tech companies appeal rejection of jobs settlement</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:51:02.177-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Four tech companies, including Apple and Google, are appealing a judge’s rejection of a $324.5 million settlement for a class-action lawsuit brought by more than 60,000 high-tech workers. The lawsuit alleged that Google and Apple conspired with the other technology companies to block some of their employees from getting better job offers. A settlement was reached in April, but U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh ruled last month that it wasn’t enough money. Now Apple Inc., Google Inc., Adobe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583795492014-09-05T16:51:02.177-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T16:51:02.177-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58379549@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:51:02 MDT Prep football: Woods Cross 27, Judge 14 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58352956-190/judge-cross-woods-wildcats.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58352956-190/judge-cross-woods-wildcats.html.csp">Prep football: Woods Cross 27, Judge 14</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Butler</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T00:03:23.824-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 12:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Woods Cross • Sometimes it’s not a big deal when a team plays a larger school one classification up. On Friday night, it was a big deal. Not because Class 3A Judge Memorial lost 27-14 to Class 4A Woods Cross, but because of how it happened. After getting out to a 14-0 lead, the Bulldogs ended up falling to the Wildcats thanks to resiliency on Woods Cross’ part and just plain ol’ attrition. “They’re a great football team. They are big, they are strong, and fast all over the field,” Woods Cross co...</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> 58352956@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:03:23 MDT Judge’s Gulf oil spill ruling could mean $18B in fines for BP http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58373620-68/barbier-judge-rig-ruling.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58373620-68/barbier-judge-rig-ruling.html.csp">Judge’s Gulf oil spill ruling could mean $18B in fines for BP</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JANET McCONNAUGHEY </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T17:36:35.445-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baton Rouge, La. • BP acted “recklessly” and bears most of the responsibility for the nation’s worst offshore oil spill, a federal judge concluded Thursday, exposing the energy giant to roughly $18 billion in additional penalties. BP’s market value plummeted by $7 billion after the ruling as its shares suffered their worst percentage decline in almost three years. By Thursday afternoon, company shares had fallen almost 6 percent to $45.05. BP PLC, which vowed to appeal, already agreed to pay bi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583736202014-09-04T17:36:35.445-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T17:36:35.445-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373620@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:36:35 MDT