Judge - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/Judge News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Judge considers whether to release port records http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212435-79/corps-documents-coal-environmental.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212435-79/corps-documents-coal-environmental.html.csp">Judge considers whether to release port records</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T18:30:02.083-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 06:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • A federal judge said Tuesday he would weigh whether the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must release environmental review documents involving a proposed coal port criticized by environmentalists. U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Papak said he must decide whether the documents show the agency’s internal deliberations about the Morrow Pacific coal export terminal in Boardman. Deliberative documents can be exempt from disclosure under federal rules, depending on how they’re interpreted by t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582124352014-07-22T18:30:02.083-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T18:30:02.083-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58212435@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:30:02 MDT Judge orders continuous Argentina debt talks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211061-79/argentina-judge-bondholders-debt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211061-79/argentina-judge-bondholders-debt.html.csp">Judge orders continuous Argentina debt talks</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T11:31:01.959-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A federal judge in New York has ordered around-the-clock negotiations aimed at averting a second debt default by Argentina in 13 years. Judge Thomas Griesa issued the order Tuesday. The proceeding added to the drama surrounding a July 30 deadline for Argentina to pay some $1.5 billion owed U.S. bondholders. The bondholders are U.S. hedge funds that rejected Argentina’s restructuring offer following its record $100 billion default in 2001. Griesa has blocked U.S. banks from letting Arg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582110612014-07-22T11:31:01.959-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T11:31:01.959-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211061@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:31:01 MDT Judge nixes lawsuit over Empire State Building IPO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211055-79/judge-building-empire-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211055-79/judge-building-empire-lawsuit.html.csp">Judge nixes lawsuit over Empire State Building IPO</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T16:06:20.8-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 04:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A judge says thousands of onetime investors in the Empire State Building can’t sue over their claims they were shortchanged by the deal that turned the iconic skyscraper into a public stock. A Manhattan judge dismissed the investors’ lawsuit in a ruling made public Monday. The judge said terms of a $55 million settlement last year barred the lawsuit over the October stock offering. A lawyer for some of the plaintiffs said they planned to appeal. A lawyer for real estate magnates Peter...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582110552014-07-22T16:06:20.8-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T16:06:20.8-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211055@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:06:20 MDT Judge sets hearing in clash over Tribune-Deseret News deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207754-78/tribune-news-digital-joa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207754-78/tribune-news-digital-joa.html.csp">Judge sets hearing in clash over Tribune-Deseret News deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T20:15:32.226-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge will hear arguments in September on whether supporters of The Salt Lake Tribune have a legal basis for suing to halt a revised business arrangement between Utah’s two largest newspapers. On Monday, U.S. District Court Judge Clark Waddoups set a Sept. 8 hearing in the high-profile case to address, in part, whether a group of former Tribune employees has standing to challenge the amended operating agreement between The Tribune and its rival, the LDS Church-owned Deseret News. 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> 58207754@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:15:32 MDT Judge: FDA can’t use tobacco panel menthol report http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207820-79/menthol-panel-fda-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207820-79/menthol-panel-fda-judge.html.csp">Judge: FDA can’t use tobacco panel menthol report</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T16:40:02.241-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • A federal judge says the U.S. Food and Drug Administration can’t use an advisory panel’s 2011 report on menthol cigarettes because its members had conflicts of interest. While the FDA has since conducted an independent review on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, Monday’s ruling could hinder the agency’s ability to defend any future regulations. U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon in Washington ordered the agency Monday to reconstitute the tobacco panel and barred...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582078202014-07-21T16:40:02.241-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T16:40:02.241-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The teen is charged in connection with a January shooting spree, in which she and her boyfriend allegedly tore through two counties as he shot and killed one police officer and wounded another. Defense attorney Dean Zabriskie has asked for a change of venue in her case, arguing that Grunwald will be unable to get a fair trial in Utah County because...</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> 58206625@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:14:36 MDT Judge asked to lift Fla. Keys gay marriage stay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206214-68/gay-marriage-judge-florida.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206214-68/gay-marriage-judge-florida.html.csp">Judge asked to lift Fla. Keys gay marriage stay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CURT ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T08:53:01.904-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • The attorney for a gay couple is asking a Florida Keys judge to lift a stay in his ruling that Florida’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. The motion was filed Monday morning with Monroe County Circuit Judge Luis Garcia. The judge ruled last week that the ban on same-sex marriage added to the state constitution by Florida voters in 2008 is discriminatory and violates gay people’s right to equal treatment under the law. Garcia ruled marriage licenses could be issued in Monroe Count...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582062142014-07-21T08:53:01.904-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T08:53:01.904-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Paul Crawford Keller, born Aug. 22, 1925, in Castle, died Thursday in Salt Lake City of “causes incident to age,” his obituary reads. He was 88 years old. After serving in the U.S. Air Force, Keller went on to become a city judge in Price for seven years and a 7th District Juvenile Court judge for 29 years. He retired in 1991. “His life was characterized by a tremendous love and ca...</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> 58203553@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:48:17 MDT Drug offender serving life term hoping for clemency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201697-68/walker-drug-drugs-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201697-68/walker-drug-drugs-federal.html.csp">Drug offender serving life term hoping for clemency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHARON COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T19:23:29.431-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 07:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Greenville, Ill. • From the very start, Scott Walker refused to believe he’d die in prison. Arrested and jailed at 25, then sent to prison two years later, Walker couldn’t imagine spending his life behind bars for dealing drugs. But the years passed, his appeals failed and nothing changed. Now, after 17½ years, Walker may have his best shot at freedom. The Obama administration — responding to mounting concerns about decades of harsh penalties and overcrowded prisons — recently announced it will...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582016972014-07-19T19:23:29.431-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T19:23:29.431-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Arrested and jailed at 25, then sent to prison more than two years later, Walker couldn’t imagine spending his life behind bars for dealing drugs. He told himself this wasn’t the end, that someday he’d be released. But the years passed, his appeals failed and nothing changed. Now, after 17½ years as an inmate, Walker may have his best shot at freedom. The Obama administration — responding to mounting ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582012122014-07-19T11:18:02.589-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T11:18:02.589-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58201212@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:18:02 MDT Federal judge sends key GM case to Georgia court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58199374-79/case-judge-court-degiorgio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58199374-79/case-judge-court-degiorgio.html.csp">Federal judge sends key GM case to Georgia court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:37:01.466-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • A federal judge in Atlanta has sent an important wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors back to a Georgia court. Judge Thomas Thrash Jr. ruled Friday that a Cobb County judge should handle the case filed by the family of Brooke Melton. GM had moved the case to the federal court system. Melton, a 29-year-old nurse, died in a 2010 car crash near Atlanta. Her parents sued GM alleging a faulty ignition switch in her 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt unexpectedly shut off the engine, causing her...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581993742014-07-18T17:37:01.466-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T17:37:01.466-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199374@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:37:01 MDT Corcoran Gallery’s proposed merger goes to court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58199381-79/corcoran-gallery-merger-art.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58199381-79/corcoran-gallery-merger-art.html.csp">Corcoran Gallery’s proposed merger goes to court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:23:01.782-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A District of Columbia judge is considering whether to allow a group representing some students, alumni, donors and faculty to intervene in a proposed merger of the Corcoran Gallery of Art with two larger institutions. Judge Robert Okun heard arguments Friday on the group Save the Corcoran’s motion to intervene. Okun said he will consider the case over the weekend and issue a ruling Monday. The Corcoran’s board is seeking to merge the museum and its art college with George Washingto...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581993812014-07-18T17:23:01.782-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T17:23:01.782-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199381@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:23:01 MDT Federal judge rules California death penalty unconstitutional http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191981-68/death-penalty-carney-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191981-68/death-penalty-carney-judge.html.csp">Federal judge rules California death penalty unconstitutional</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LINDA DEUTSCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T18:40:03.813-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 06:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • A federal judge ruled California’s death penalty unconstitutional Wednesday, writing that lengthy and unpredictable delays have resulted in an arbitrary and unfair capital punishment system. The decision by U.S. District Court Judge Cormac J. Carney represents a legal victory for those who want to abolish the death penalty in California and follows a similar ruling that has suspended executions in the state for eight years. Carney, in a case brought by a death row inmate against t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581919812014-07-16T18:40:03.813-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T18:40:03.813-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58191981@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:40:03 MDT Utah ordered to provide records on polygamous town cops http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191116-78/utah-post-judge-towns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191116-78/utah-post-judge-towns.html.csp">Utah ordered to provide records on polygamous town cops</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T20:53:55.09-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 08:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge has ordered the state of Utah to turn over files on police officers in twopolygamous towns. Judge Robert Shelby also ordered an investigator at Utah Peace Officer Standards and Training to sit for a deposition as part of a civil rights lawsuit aimed at the towns of Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz. POST, as it’s commonly known, regulates peace officers in Utah. Scott Stephenson, the director of POST, on Wednesday said his office planned to comply with the order and not ...</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> 58191116@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:53:55 MDT Polygamous trust selling 1,035 acres valued at $1 million http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58187989-191/uep-sales-acres-properties.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58187989-191/uep-sales-acres-properties.html.csp">Polygamous trust selling 1,035 acres valued at $1 million</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T13:55:08.812-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 01:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Update: Third District Court Judge Denise Lindberg on Friday rejected three of the proposed sales. The revised figures for the sold properties are: 13 sold properties totaling 838 acres for a price of $1.139 million. The numbers are in from the United Effort Plan’s June 25 auction. Now the UEP fiduciary is asking a judge to approve the sale of 1,035 acres in Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz. If approved, the sales would generate $1.115 million. Those figures represent 16 separate sale...</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> 58187989@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:55:08 MDT Utah woman sent to prison for killing daughter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184138-78/hansen-daughter-judge-prison.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184138-78/hansen-daughter-judge-prison.html.csp">Utah woman sent to prison for killing daughter</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="2014-07-15T21:49:05.454-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Jordan • A West Jordan woman who shot and killed her 18-year-old daughter and then turned the gun on herself was sentenced Tuesday to prison for up to 30 years. Mary Ethyl Hansen, 55, was charged in 3rd District Court to first-degree felony murder for the March 22, 2012, slaying of Virginia Ray Hansen. But in March 2013, the mother pleaded guilty and mentally ill to lesser charges of manslaughter and felony discharge of a firearm, second-degree felonies each punishable by up to 15 years 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> 58184138@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:49:05 MDT Wrong-way Utah driver in court on three counts of murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182652-78/mumford-hogan-crash-driving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182652-78/mumford-hogan-crash-driving.html.csp">Wrong-way Utah driver in court on three counts of murder</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="2014-07-15T09:38:03.611-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tooele • Paul Mumford was confused when he woke up at the hospital, prosecutors said. He couldn’t remember the crash that landed him there, the high-speed collision that killed a mother and her two daughters. “Did I hurt someone?” he asked police. “Did someone die?” Mumford was charged last week with three counts of murder for the deaths of Delphine John, 44, and daughters Anaya Orozco, 3, and Deliah Ramirez, 18. He appeared Monday in a Tooele County courtroom, where he stood solemnly as 3rd D...</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> 58182652@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:38:03 MDT ‘Depraved’ Utah killer gets two 15-to-life prison terms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58183506-78/sanchez-jenkins-weese-dellapiana.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58183506-78/sanchez-jenkins-weese-dellapiana.html.csp">‘Depraved’ Utah killer gets two 15-to-life prison terms</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:30:02.554-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Calling his crimes “depraved” and “appalling,” a Salt Lake County judge sentenced James Raphael Sanchez to two consecutive terms of 15 years to life in prison for kidnapping and murdering his girlfriend three years ago. After a three-day trial in May, a jury said there was no doubt that Sanchez, 26, brutally beat his girlfriend, 44-year-old Angela Jenkins, over the course of two days in 2011. Jenkins died of “blunt force trauma and strangulation,” according to court documents. “This woman suffe...</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> 58183506@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:30:02 MDT Judge delays Georgia trial in salmonella outbreak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58175252-79/georgia-judge-plant-salmonella.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58175252-79/georgia-judge-plant-salmonella.html.csp">Judge delays Georgia trial in salmonella outbreak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RUSS BYNUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T17:40:01.762-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 05:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago will go on trial two weeks later than initially planned, a judge decided Friday. The decision was a last-minute break for former Peanut Company of America owner Stewart Parnell; his brother and food broker, Michael Parnell; and the peanut plant’s quality control manager, Mary Wilkerson. Jury selection in their trial had been scheduled to start Monday in U.S. District Court in Albany. Ju...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581752522014-07-11T17:40:01.762-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T17:40:01.762-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58175252@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:40:01 MDT Judge: Gay couples can keep marrying in Colorado http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171653-68/marriage-colorado-gay-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171653-68/marriage-colorado-gay-judge.html.csp">Judge: Gay couples can keep marrying in Colorado</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICHOLAS RICCARDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T10:55:37.643-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Gay couples can keep getting married in Colorado, even though the state’s gay marriage ban is still in effect, a judge ruled Thursday. The decision added to the national confusion over same-sex marriage, as the judge said a county clerk can continue giving marriage licenses to gay couples despite what the state’s attorney general calls “legal chaos” as the issue makes its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. An hour after the ruling, Denver’s clerk said she would join her counterpart in the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581716532014-07-11T10:55:37.643-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T10:55:37.643-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171653@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:55:37 MDT