LICENSES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LICENSES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Where’s concern for immigrants? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293000-82/immigrants-driver-license-licenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293000-82/immigrants-driver-license-licenses.html.csp">Letter: Where’s concern for immigrants?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:30:57.511-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In response to (“New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses,” July 27), interviewees for the article agreed that purging the driver license rolls of immigrants was a benefit to all concerned, especially since, immigrants can easily qualify for the driving privilege card. The article neglected any critical view of the recent immigration legislation which has forced undocumented immigrants deeper into situations of injustice and discrimination. It is worth mentioning that thousa...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58293000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:30:57 MDT Letter: End wildlife’s dependence on hunting licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246514-82/hunting-utah-wildlife-board.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246514-82/hunting-utah-wildlife-board.html.csp">Letter: End wildlife’s dependence on hunting licenses</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T08:35:02.54-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 08:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I attended the Utah Wildlife Board meeting this week, which confirmed that a sport hunt for crows will soon occur in our state. One of the board members told the audience that, actually, the best way to conserve and properly manage any species in Utah is to initiate a hunting season for it. This will ensure an adequate funding stream (though hunter licenses) so the species and its habitat will be a priority for conservation and management. Historically, the majority of funding for western gam...</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> 58246514@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:35:02 MDT Gay couples denied marriage licenses in S.Carolina http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58246130-68/marriage-gay-couples-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58246130-68/marriage-gay-couples-carolina.html.csp">Gay couples denied marriage licenses in S.Carolina</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T19:23:51.158-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 07:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Greenville, S.C. • Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county. The couples had expected their requests would be rejected Wednesday in Greenville County because the state’s ban on gay marriage still stands. The couples are part of Campaign for Southern Equality’s “We Do” project. Supporters of gay marriage get together for a rally and request marriage licenses they know will be turned down. This was the third event in Greenville County. Similar ev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582461302014-07-31T19:23:51.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T19:23:51.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246130@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:23:51 MDT Top Colorado court halts gay marriages in Boulder while it considers appeal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238355-68/court-boulder-gay-licenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238355-68/court-boulder-gay-licenses.html.csp">Top Colorado court halts gay marriages in Boulder while it considers appeal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IVAN MORENO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T08:19:22.088-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Boulder County must stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples while the Colorado Supreme Court considers an appeal from the state’s attorney general, justices said in a ruling Tuesday. The court ruling was in response to an appeal from Republican Attorney General John Suthers, who has been trying for several weeks to get Boulder’s clerk to stop giving marriage licenses to gay couples. The same court previously ruled in Suthers’ favor in ordering Denver to stop issuing licenses, but ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582383552014-07-30T08:19:22.088-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T08:19:22.088-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238355@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:19:22 MDT Britain reopens way for shale-gas fracking http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232728-79/shale-fracking-gas-energy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232728-79/shale-fracking-gas-energy.html.csp">Britain reopens way for shale-gas fracking</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW KNIGHT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T09:51:01.936-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Energy firms will be able to bid for licenses Monday to explore for shale gas in Britain, three years after the controversial fracking process caused seismic tremors which led the government to suspend operations. Business and Energy Minister Matthew Hancock said shale gas has the potential to increase the country’s energy supply but stressed national parks will be protected. “Done right, speeding up shale will mean more jobs and opportunities for people and help ensure long-term econom...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582327282014-07-28T09:51:01.936-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T09:51:01.936-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232728@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:51:01 MDT New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207665-78/driver-license-utah-licenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207665-78/driver-license-utah-licenses.html.csp">New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T14:28:49.116-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 02:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forcing Utah drivers to prove their citizenship and identity for a license may have seemed like torture at times during the past five years, initially causing lines with waits that averaged more than three hours. But it has brought some results expected by lawmakers during heated immigration debates. Since the program started in 2010, the state found that 5,923 undocumented immigrants illegally had full driver licenses, obtained largely through use of Social Security numbers they should not hav...</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> 58207665@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:28:49 MDT Burt’s Tiki Lounge may be first to sell Utah liquor license http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224774-78/license-state-alcohol-liquor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224774-78/license-state-alcohol-liquor.html.csp">Burt’s Tiki Lounge may be first to sell Utah liquor license</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T13:09:29.607-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 01:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Burt’s Tiki Lounge in Salt Lake City may become the first Utah business to sell its state liquor license for a profit. Earlier this week, the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (DABC) received a notice of “intended transfer” from the tiny bar at 726 S. State St. The document, which does not include a sale price, “is just the first step in the sale process,” said Nina McDermott, DABC director of compliance and licensing enforcement. Before it is finalized, club owners must prove there ...</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> 58224774@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:09:29 MDT Despite sanctions call, UK approves arms to Russia http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58215036-68/russia-arms-equipment-export.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58215036-68/russia-arms-equipment-export.html.csp">Despite sanctions call, UK approves arms to Russia</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:57:01.894-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Britain is still authorizing the export of arms and military equipment to Russia despite the government’s call for tough sanctions over Moscow’s arming of separatist rebels in Ukraine, a group of lawmakers said in a report Wednesday. A group of legislative committees that oversee arms export controls said there are 251 export licenses in place for sale of goods worth at least 132 million pounds ($225 million) to Russia. The report did not detail actual exports, simply the licenses. The ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150362014-07-23T08:57:01.894-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T08:57:01.894-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215036@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:57:01 MDT Colorado gay couples wed but on shaky legal ground http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173656-68/colorado-gay-legal-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173656-68/colorado-gay-legal-state.html.csp">Colorado gay couples wed but on shaky legal ground</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SADIE GURMAN and COLLEEN SLEVIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T09:37:01.843-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 09:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • A third Colorado county is issuing marriage licenses to gay couples even though the legal fight on the issue isn’t over in the state. Pueblo County began handing out licenses on Friday. On Thursday, Denver joined Boulder County in issuing the licenses after a state judge refused to stop the Boulder clerk. Colorado’s 2006 gay marriage ban remains on the books. But the judge said it is “hanging on by a thread” following a recent appeals court ruling and another state court ruling this wee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581736562014-07-11T09:37:01.843-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T09:37:01.843-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173656@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:37:01 MDT Arizona loses dispute over immigrant driver licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58158084-68/immigrants-licenses-arizona-policy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58158084-68/immigrants-licenses-arizona-policy.html.csp">Arizona loses dispute over immigrant driver licenses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACQUES BILLEAUD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T19:27:50.941-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 07:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • A federal appeals court has dealt a new blow to Arizona in its series of immigration-related crackdowns, ruling that the state cannot deny driver licenses to young immigrants who are allowed to stay in the U.S. under a 2012 Obama administration policy. Arizona was one of two states that refused to issue licenses to the immigrants, sparking the latest court fight over the issue. Republican Gov. Jan Brewer called the ruling misguided and said she was considering appeal. The decision fol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581580842014-07-07T19:27:50.941-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T19:27:50.941-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58158084@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:27:50 MDT Clerk won’t stop issuing licenses to gay couples http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139586-68/licenses-marriage-couples-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139586-68/licenses-marriage-couples-colorado.html.csp">Clerk won’t stop issuing licenses to gay couples</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IVAN MORENO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T20:23:53.481-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Six gay couples filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to overturn Colorado’s gay marriage ban, adding to an escalating showdown in the state as its Republican attorney general urges Boulder officials to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Although Colorado’s constitution bans same-sex marriage, a ruling from the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver last week regarding a Utah case said states cannot prevent people from marrying based on their gender. That motivated Bou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581395862014-07-02T20:23:53.481-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T20:23:53.481-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139586@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:23:53 MDT Boulder clerk refuses to stop same-sex licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58138337-68/licenses-legal-sex-suthers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58138337-68/licenses-legal-sex-suthers.html.csp">Boulder clerk refuses to stop same-sex licenses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IVAN MORENO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:40:24.182-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Boulder County’s clerk says she’ll continue to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples despite the threat of legal action by Colorado Attorney General John Suthers. Hillary Hall announced the move Tuesday after Suthers’ office agreed to give her more time to consider whether to ask the state Supreme Court whether she has the authority to issue the licenses. Suthers’ office gave Hall until next week to think the offer over but insisted she stop issuing the licenses in the meantime, o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581383372014-07-02T10:40:24.182-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T10:40:24.182-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58138337@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:40:24 MDT