MATTHEWS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MATTHEWS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) FBI to probe tampering claims in OKC bombing records case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334561-78/fbi-matthews-trentadue-bombing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334561-78/fbi-matthews-trentadue-bombing.html.csp">FBI to probe tampering claims in OKC bombing records case</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="2014-08-26T19:56:37.595-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 07:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Monday ordered the FBI to investigate an allegation of witness tampering in a July trial on Utah attorney Jesse Trentadue’s lawsuit seeking Oklahoma City bombing records. U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups — who rejected arguments by an attorney for the FBI that an email from witness John Matthews declaring that he was never threatened settles the matter — scheduled a Nov. 13 hearing to hear testimony on the allegation, which he said goes to the integrity of the court process...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58334561@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:56:37 MDT Lawyer says FBI threatened witness in OKC bombing records trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58245719-78/fbi-trentadue-matthews-bombing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58245719-78/fbi-trentadue-matthews-bombing.html.csp">Lawyer says FBI threatened witness in OKC bombing records trial</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="2014-07-31T22:54:13.824-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Salt Lake City lawyer suing the federal government for records in the Oklahoma City bombing case alleged Thursday that an FBI agent threatened one of his witnesses to keep him from testifying at trial. Attorney Jesse Trentadue said the Salt Lake City-based FBI agent had contacted John Matthews, who he described as a former undercover operative for the government, and suggested that it would be “best for everyone if [Matthews] didn’t show up to testify.” The agent also suggested that Matthews ...</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> 58245719@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:54:13 MDT