MACNEILL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MACNEILL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 Murder sentencing date set for Martin MacNeill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364628-78/macneill-sentencing-spencer-hearing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364628-78/macneill-sentencing-spencer-hearing.html.csp">Murder sentencing date set for Martin MacNeill</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="2014-09-02T21:18:50.995-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • After 10 months of delays, a sentencing date has been set for Martin MacNeill, who was convicted last November of murdering his wife in 2007. The 58-year-old former doctor faces up to life in prison when he is sentenced on Sept. 19 by 4th District Judge Derek Pullan. Prosecutors at a trial last November convinced a jury that MacNeill drugged his wife — 50-year-old Michele MacNeill — then drowned her in a bathtub at their Pleasant Grove home on April 11, 2007. Pullan on Friday rejected ...</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> 58364628@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:18:50 MDT Judge rejects Martin MacNeill’s request for new murder trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58352759-78/macneill-trial-pullan-testimony.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58352759-78/macneill-trial-pullan-testimony.html.csp">Judge rejects Martin MacNeill’s request for new murder trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By michael mcfall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T09:20:33.695-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 4th District judge on Friday rejected a request for a new trial by Martin MacNeill, who was convicted last year of murdering his wife in 2007. Judge Derek Pullan has been mulling the new trial request since January, when MacNeill’s attorney, Randall Spencer filed a motion claiming a federal inmate lied on the stand about a possible early release he received in exchange for his testimony and that prosecutors did not disclose that a deal was in the works. “The question is whether there is a rea...</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> 58352759@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:20:33 MDT Sex abuse sentencing postponed for Martin MacNeill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334551-78/macneill-somers-abuse-case.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334551-78/macneill-somers-abuse-case.html.csp">Sex abuse sentencing postponed for Martin MacNeill</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="2014-08-26T09:13:35.322-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Sentencing for Martin MacNeill for his recent sex abuse conviction has been postponed until next month. The former doctor’s victim — his adult daughter, Alexis Somers — said Monday that she is “frustrated” by the delay. “I thought today we were going to close the door on the sex assault case,” Somers said after learning the sentencing would be postponed. “…We just want to move on.” MacNeill, 58, was scheduled to be sentenced Monday afternoon, but the hearing was delayed after prosecutor...</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> 58334551@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:13:35 MDT Martin MacNeill asks for sex abuse conviction to be dismissed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268125-78/macneill-case-motion-abuse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268125-78/macneill-case-motion-abuse.html.csp">Martin MacNeill asks for sex abuse conviction to be dismissed</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="2014-08-07T16:01:53.041-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 04:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Attorneys for Martin MacNeill again are asking a judge to dismiss a sexual abuse case against him. In early July, a jury found MacNeill guilty of second-degree felony forcible sexual abuse, finding that he inappropriately touched his adult daughter. A different Utah County jury convicted MacNeill last year of murdering his wife by drugging her and drowning her in a bathtub at their Pleasant Grove home. On Monday, MacNeill’s attorney, Randall Spencer, filed a motion to dismiss the sexual...</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> 58268125@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:01:53 MDT S. Ogden cops: A sledgehammer, a knife, an arrest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58267805-78/ogden-police-suspect-aug.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58267805-78/ogden-police-suspect-aug.html.csp">S. Ogden cops: A sledgehammer, a knife, an arrest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T21:21:40.847-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 09:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police say a South Ogden man used a sledgehammer to break down his roommate’s door, then switched to a knife to stab him. On Wednesday, the 60-year-old suspect was behind bars, having been booked into Weber County Jail on suspicion of attempted homicide and aggravated assault. South Ogden police Sgt. David Labbe said the 53-year-old victim suffered a stab wound to the left lower leg during the 5:40 a.m. Wednesday attack. He was treated at McKay-Dee Hospital. During questioning, police say, 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> 58267805@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:21:40 MDT