MURDER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MURDER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Monday on TV: Fake romance reaches fake conclusion on 'The Bachelorette' http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58232875-63/abc-fake-bachelorette-bear.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58232875-63/abc-fake-bachelorette-bear.html.csp">Monday on TV: Fake romance reaches fake conclusion on 'The Bachelorette'</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T10:33:03.045-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Another season of fake romance comes to an end on The Bachelorette (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) - and it's loaded with all sorts of fake drama.Andi makes her decision between Nick Viall and Josh Murray. Which will come as a surprise to fans who have stayed off the Internet for the past few weeks and haven't seen the spoilers.And then they talk about it in After the Final Rose (9 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4).Blech.Elsewhere on TV ...Running with Bear Grylls (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): In the premiere, Zac Efron joins Bear f...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58232875@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:33:03 MDT Two charged in South Salt Lake murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58208874-78/lake-navarro-salt-avalanche.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58208874-78/lake-navarro-salt-avalanche.html.csp">Two charged in South Salt Lake murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T10:00:31.039-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 10:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two Salt Lake County men have been charged with the murder of a man who was shot to death last month inside a car in a South Salt Lake alley. In court documents filed Monday, police wrote that Irving Nunez, 20, of Kearns, and 19-year-old Ernesto Navarro, of West Valley City, were riding in a Mazda passenger car with two other men June 23 when they got in a dispute with the occupants of a silver Chevy Avalanche. Police did not describe the dispute, but passengers in the Avalanche said the people ...</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> 58208874@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:31 MDT Police probe other attacks after transients killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206808-68/police-drobik-rios-attacks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206808-68/police-drobik-rios-attacks.html.csp">Police probe other attacks after transients killed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JERI CLAUSING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T15:55:26.667-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 03:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albuquerque, N.M. • Three teenagers accused of fatally beating two homeless men beyond recognition with cinderblocks, bricks and a metal fence pole may have been terrorizing transients around Albuquerque for months, police said Monday. Alex Rios, 18, and two boys, ages 16 and 15, are scheduled for arraignment Monday on murder charges in the Saturday night slayings. The 15-year-old told police the attack lasted more than an hour, and that the trio took turns picking up cinderblocks over their hea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582068082014-07-21T15:55:26.667-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T15:55:26.667-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206808@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:55:26 MDT Neighbor watch shooter to go free next week http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198848-78/campos-parole-board-prison.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198848-78/campos-parole-board-prison.html.csp">Neighbor watch shooter to go free next week</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T12:35:36.493-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 12:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Bluffdale man convicted of shooting a fellow neighborhood watch advocate will be released from prison on Tuesday as scheduled, the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole has decided. Reginald Campos will be paroled after having spent nearly four years behind bars on an aggravated assault conviction. The maximum time he could have spent in prison on that count was five years; an attempted murder conviction that carried a sentence of up to life was overturned last year. The parole date of July 22, 20...</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> 58198848@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:35:36 MDT St. George slaying: Self-defense or coldhearted murder? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57968213-78/smith-ashton-christensen-pendleton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57968213-78/smith-ashton-christensen-pendleton.html.csp">St. George slaying: Self-defense or coldhearted murder?</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="2014-07-14T16:55:46.562-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 04:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Brandon Perry Smith allegedly killed a woman one December night in 2010, was it because his own life was threatened — or is he a coldhearted murderer who relished taking the life of a stranger? The prosecution and defense cast the 32-year-old Washington County man in different lights in recent court filings, in which Smith is asking a judge to reverse the decision to send him to trial on a capital aggravated-murder charge. Smith is charged in 5th District Court with aggravated murder and a...</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> 57968213@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:55:46 MDT Monday on TV: Surviving in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58183076-63/abc-hurricane-katrina-orleans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58183076-63/abc-hurricane-katrina-orleans.html.csp">Monday on TV: Surviving in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T16:39:42.352-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hurricane Katrina has faded from memory for most of us, but not for the folks who live in New Orleans. Tonight on P.O.V. (9 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7), "Getting Back to Abnormal" looks at New Orleans post-Hurricane Katrina. And it's been a struggle. Elsewhere on TV ... The Bachelorette (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Andi and the remaining three bachelors visit the Dominican Republic. Whose Line Is It Anyway? (7 p.m., CW/Ch. 30): Mel B and Gary Anthony Williams are the guests. Major Crimes (7 and 9 p.m., TNT): A run...</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> 58183076@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:39:42 MDT Martin MacNeill witness accused of deceitful contract work http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/58169711-224/poirier-macneill-martin-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/58169711-224/poirier-macneill-martin-former.html.csp">Martin MacNeill witness accused of deceitful contract work</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="2014-07-10T11:39:10.062-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 11:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who was in the news last year for testifying during Martin MacNeill’s murder trial is making headlines again — but it has nothing to do with the former doctor’s case. A “Get Gephardt” investigation that aired on KUTV earlier this week alleges that Jason Poirier took money from at least three people seeking contracting services, and then never finished the job. Two homeowners interviewed in the KUTV segment paid Poirier $6,000 to finish their basement, they said, while another traded a hand...</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> 58169711@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:39:10 MDT Lowry: The drumbeat of murder in Chicago http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58160608-82/chicago-laws-gun-murder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58160608-82/chicago-laws-gun-murder.html.csp">Lowry: The drumbeat of murder in Chicago</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rich Lowry</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The National Review</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T16:12:33.865-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 04:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For most of the country, July Fourth weekend means hot dogs, fireworks and relaxing time with family. In certain neighborhoods in Chicago, it means something very different. For the second year running, Chicago saw a spate of violence over the long holiday weekend that would generate headlines if it happened in Kabul. “It’s Groundhog Day here in Chicago” is how Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy put it. This year, the tally of shame was more than 80 people shot and 14 killed. Last year, a slig...</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> 58160608@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:12:33 MDT Utah Court of Appeals overturns Salt Lake City murder conviction http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58147038-78/court-johnson-jury-murder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58147038-78/court-johnson-jury-murder.html.csp">Utah Court of Appeals overturns Salt Lake City murder conviction</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="2014-07-07T22:05:13.205-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Court of Appeals has reversed a 2010 murder conviction based on a misstatement in a jury instruction. The 2-1 ruling came in the case of Michael Waddell Johnson, now 69, who was convicted in the beating and strangling of his former common-law wife, Cathy Cobb. The decision, handed down Thursday, sends the case back to 3rd District Court for a new trial. Cobb, 40, is believed to have died Jan. 10, 1998, in her Salt Lake City apartment. Her son, William Hall, found her body two days late...</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> 58147038@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:05:13 MDT Monday on TV: Can Jack save the world again on '24'? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58156837-63/abc-jack-murder-save.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58156837-63/abc-jack-murder-save.html.csp">Monday on TV: Can Jack save the world again on '24'?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T16:31:01.286-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 04:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Well, we got the big twist last week on 24: Live Another Day (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13) - just as we expected, given the formula the show continues to follow. The twist was less expected. After Jack tossed the season's first Big Bad Villain out a window to her death, we learned there's another Big Bad Villain. And he managed to order a U.S. Navy sub to torpedo a Chinese aircraft carrier. Oh, no! Is World War III about to begin? I'm betting Jack Bauer will be able to save the world. Again. Elsewhere on...</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> 58156837@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:31:01 MDT Death penalty off table for triple murder suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149470-68/death-murder-penalty-sweat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149470-68/death-murder-penalty-sweat.html.csp">Death penalty off table for triple murder suspect</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T11:25:01.962-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Okemah, Okla. • A man accused of fatally shooting two Oklahoma girls then killing his fiancee no longer faces the death penalty after he agreed to waive his right to a jury trial. Kevin Sweat is charged with three counts of first-degree murder. He’s accused in the 2008 deaths of 11-year-old Skyla Whitaker and 13-year-old Taylor Paschal-Placker in Weleetka, and the 2011 slaying of his fiancee, Ashley Taylor. Defense attorney Peter Astor tells the Tulsa World (http://bit.ly/1jQTa7H ) that Sweat on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581494702014-07-04T11:25:01.962-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T11:25:01.962-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149470@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:25:01 MDT Colombians recall ’94 murder of soccer player http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144704-77/colombia-escobar-andres-crime.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144704-77/colombia-escobar-andres-crime.html.csp">Colombians recall ’94 murder of soccer player</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:27:06.123-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bogota, Colombia • The murder 20 years ago Wednesday of a Colombian soccer player who had accidentally scored for the other side, helping eliminate his team from the World Cup, stands in stark contrast to the national squad’s celebrated success this time around. It also highlights how Colombia has changed. Colombia entered the 1994 World Cup among the favorites, led by star playmaker Carlos “El Pibe” Valderrama and forward Faustino Asprilla. Then the unthinkable began to happen. The squad lost 3...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581447042014-07-02T22:27:06.123-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T22:27:06.123-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144704@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:27:06 MDT Judge orders four Utahns accused of murdering man to trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58138299-78/knight-leech-beck-myore.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58138299-78/knight-leech-beck-myore.html.csp">Judge orders four Utahns accused of murdering man to trial</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="2014-07-03T11:24:43.82-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The last thing Cleat Knight saw before being shot in the back just outside a Weber County ski resort late last year was the open valley before him. Knight and a friend had been bound and blindfolded, shoved into the back of a truck and guarded at gunpoint for hours as they were driven up Parleys Canyon to answer for allegedly stealing drugs and money from a dealer. When the truck stopped, Andrew Beck testified at a preliminary hearing this week, he knew the two of them wouldn’t make it out of 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> 58138299@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:24:43 MDT Palestinian president: Israeli settlers killed teen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144363-68/israeli-jerusalem-israel-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144363-68/israeli-jerusalem-israel-police.html.csp">Palestinian president: Israeli settlers killed teen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEF FEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T20:54:07.781-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 08:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jerusalem • The Palestinians accused Israeli extremists of abducting and killing an Arab teenager and burning his body Wednesday, sparking hours of clashes in east Jerusalem and drawing charges that the youth was murdered to avenge the killings of three kidnapped Israeli teens. Seeking to calm the explosive situation, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged a swift inquiry into the “reprehensible murder” and called on people to respect the rule of law. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abba...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581443632014-07-02T20:54:07.781-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T20:54:07.781-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144363@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:54:07 MDT This weekend on TV: Lifetime obsesses over http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58124320-63/abc-lifetime-jeffs-pbs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58124320-63/abc-lifetime-jeffs-pbs.html.csp">This weekend on TV: Lifetime obsesses over</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T15:22:01.698-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It's not quite all-Warren Jeffs, all the time Saturday on Lifetime. It just seems that way.First up, it's the premiere of the TV movie Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (6 p.m., Lifetime). Which is pretty ridiculous from the get-go, what with the very handsome Tony Goldwyn ("Scandal") playing the not-so-handsome Jeffs.That's followed by the documentary Warren Jeffs: Beyond the Headlines (8 p.m., Lifetime). All this might be news to anyone who doesn't live in Utah; not so much to anyone who does.Oh, a...</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> 58124320@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:22:01 MDT Change-of-venue request delays Utah teen’s murder case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58103187-78/county-utah-grunwald-zabriskie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58103187-78/county-utah-grunwald-zabriskie.html.csp">Change-of-venue request delays Utah teen’s murder case</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="2014-06-25T17:20:38.141-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 05:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Until a judge decides whether 17-year-old Meagan Grunwald’s case will be tried in Utah County or another venue, attorneys said Monday they aren’t ready to set a trial date for the teen 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. During a brief court hearing on Monday, Deputy Utah County Attorney Sam Pead told 4th District Judge Darold McDade that he ne...</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> 58103187@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:20:38 MDT Letter: Vote for guy who didn’t unjustly accuse us of murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58084943-82/county-attorney-utah-buhman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58084943-82/county-attorney-utah-buhman.html.csp">Letter: Vote for guy who didn’t unjustly accuse us of murder</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T17:48:08.918-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 05:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We need change in the Utah County Attorney’s office. Please do not let what happened to us happen to others in this county. When my father Kay Mortensen was brutally murdered two men took us hostage at gunpoint and threatened to kill us. Miraculously, they let us live. The trauma we suffered from the treatment of those killers, however, paled in comparison to our treatment by the Utah County Attorney’s Office, although we were interviewed multiple times and did our best to provide accurate info...</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> 58084943@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 17:48:08 MDT Knox defense turns to Italy’s last resort court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58083649-68/court-italy-knox-appeals.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58083649-68/court-italy-knox-appeals.html.csp">Knox defense turns to Italy’s last resort court</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T08:29:02.523-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 08:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rome • Amanda Knox’s lawyers have formally asked Italy’s court of last resort to review the U.S. student’s appeals court conviction for the 2007 murder of her British roommate. Defense lawyer Luciano Ghirga said the paperwork was submitted last Thursday to the Rome-based Court of Cassation. Knox’s lawyers had pledged to turn to Italy’s top criminal court after a Florence appeals court in January reinstated a lower court’s murder convictions of Knox and her Italian former boyfriend in the slaying...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580836492014-06-18T08:29:02.523-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-18T08:29:02.523-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58083649@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:29:02 MDT ‘Satanist’ arrested for ritual murder in square http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58078402-68/satanist-arrested-murder-killing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58078402-68/satanist-arrested-murder-killing.html.csp">‘Satanist’ arrested for ritual murder in square</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T08:54:02.574-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 08:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Athens, Greece • Greek police say they have arrested a self-described Satanist suspected of ritually killing a homeless woman in an Athens public square and planning a second murder for this weekend’s summer solstice. A police statement Tuesday said the 22-year-old Greek suspect confessed to killing the woman with a heavy stone during a pre-dawn “ritual Satanist ceremony” in the seaside Glyfada suburb. The 41-year-old woman was found dead on April 20, Orthodox Easter Sunday, with severe head inj...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580784022014-06-17T08:54:02.574-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-17T08:54:02.574-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58078402@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:54:02 MDT Sanpete sheriff’s office investigating possible murder-suicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58076535-78/deputies-murder-sanpete-sheriff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58076535-78/deputies-murder-sanpete-sheriff.html.csp">Sanpete sheriff’s office investigating possible murder-suicide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-16T23:03:01.963-06:00">Updated Jun 16, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Sanpete County man and his mother were found shot to death Monday in what investigators say was a murder-suicide. In a brief statement, sheriff’s deputies wrote that the two people were found after a shooting was reported in Fairview Heights. Deputies did not say who the shooter was. The man was in his mid-20s, deputies wrote.</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> 58076535@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:03:01 MDT