RECORDS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RECORDS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Swallow warrants went to Google, Yahoo and Apple http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833469-78/data-investigators-records-information.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833469-78/data-investigators-records-information.html.csp">Swallow warrants went to Google, Yahoo and Apple</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T14:00:47.074-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 02:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators in the ongoing criminal probe of former Utah Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff are wading through what appears to be a massive amount of data obtained through a series of sweeping search warrants. That information may include emails and other evidence lost or deleted from Swallow’s accounts — data legislative investigators spent considerable time and money trying to recover. Criminal investigators are taking a decidedly different tack than that of House investigator...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57833469@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:00:47 MDT Hundreds of new vinyl releases for Record Store Day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57824034-223/records-com-record-www.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57824034-223/records-com-record-www.html.csp">Hundreds of new vinyl releases for Record Store Day</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Self Newlin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T14:43:07.319-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 02:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Saturday, April 19, is Record Store Day, meaning that every vinylphile in the state should be rushing to a local record shop to grab some great music. There are more than 400 releases and re-releases this year, from the new Pixies album, “Indie City” — the band’s first release since the early ’90s — to, for some strange reason, a Skrillex cassette tape. Not every store carries every release, so contact your favorite record shop to find out what is available. Stores participating in the Salt La...</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> 57824034@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:43:07 MDT Ohio man ordered to hold ‘bully’ sign after harrassing disabled children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57813941-200/aviv-court-prugh-records.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57813941-200/aviv-court-prugh-records.html.csp">Ohio man ordered to hold ‘bully’ sign after harrassing disabled children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T11:05:57.168-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 11:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Euclid, Ohio • A man accused of harassing a neighbor and her disabled children for the past 15 years sat at a street corner Sunday morning with a sign declaring he’s a bully, a requirement of his sentence. Municipal Court Judge Gayle Williams-Byers ordered 62-year-old Edmond Aviv to display the sign for five hours Sunday. It says: “I AM A BULLY! I pick on children that are disabled, and I am intolerant of those that are different from myself. My actions do not reflect an appreciation for 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> 57813941@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:05:57 MDT A first-time filer’s guide to taxes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57758471-79/credit-tax-1099-file.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57758471-79/credit-tax-1099-file.html.csp">A first-time filer’s guide to taxes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Angi Carter</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Digital First Media</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T20:21:21.86-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 08:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Filing a tax return on time and meeting all the requirements can be daunting, particularly your first year at it. Whether or not you are required to file depends on a number of factors, including your filing status, age, type and amount of income you received and how much your employer(s) may have withheld in federal and/or state taxes over the year. If you have never filed taxes before, be sure to check with your parents about whether anyone can claim you as a dependent this year, that will aff...</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> 57758471@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:21:21 MDT These helpful apps will make tax time a little less painful http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57740099-79/tax-app-free-ios.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57740099-79/tax-app-free-ios.html.csp">These helpful apps will make tax time a little less painful</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T14:20:17.331-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We watch movies, listen to music, play games and make dinner reservations on our mobile phones, so why not do our taxes? You can, in fact, do your taxes on your phone or computer tablet, along with a lot of other things that can help make tax time more bearable. Here’s some of the more popular mobile apps available to help you calculate the government’s share. They are available at the iTunes App Store for iOS devices and Google Play for Android devices. IRS2Go (free, iOS, Android) • This is 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> 57740099@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:20:17 MDT Inside job: Inmates help further Mormon genealogy work http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57682631-78/family-inmates-prison-history.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57682631-78/family-inmates-prison-history.html.csp">Inside job: Inmates help further Mormon genealogy work</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brooke Adams </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T15:14:51.306-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 03:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">William J. Hopkins already knew a bit about genealogy work when he arrived at the Utah State Prison in 1994, an interest that was sparked in his teens by an aunt who is a family historian. Hopkins, 40, now spends two to three hours a day working on family history projects — his own and that of others — at the Family History Center at the prison’s Wasatch unit. He is an arbitrator, someone who reviews duplicate data entered by various indexers to ensure the information corresponds and then enter...</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> 57682631@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:14:51 MDT Obama seeks quick end to NSA phone records program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57739776-68/program-obama-phone-records.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57739776-68/program-obama-phone-records.html.csp">Obama seeks quick end to NSA phone records program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN SULLIVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T15:45:19.42-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 03:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama asked Congress on Thursday to end quickly the government’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone records, which could be a big ask for lawmakers who don’t often move quickly without a looming deadline. Responding to public outrage over the program of the National Security Agency — which operates a massive data center in Draper, south of Salt Lake City — the Obama administration came up with a new program that it says would address privacy concerns and preserve t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577397762014-03-27T15:45:19.42-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T15:45:19.42-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57739776@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:45:19 MDT California state senator arrested in FBI raid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57733934-68/yee-san-california-francisco.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57733934-68/yee-san-california-francisco.html.csp">California state senator arrested in FBI raid</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T11:51:01.442-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 11:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • A California state senator was arrested Wednesday during a series of raids by the FBI in Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area, authorities said. FBI spokesman Peter Lee confirmed the arrest of State Sen. Leland Yee, but declined to discuss the charges, citing an ongoing investigation. Lee said a second man, Raymond Chow, was also arrested. Chow was reportedly the head of Ghee Kung Tong, one of several fraternal organizations in San Francisco’s Chinatown. Chow had returned to...</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> 57733934@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:51:01 MDT Obama backs plans to overhaul NSA phone-records program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57731328-68/phone-records-obama-program.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57731328-68/phone-records-obama-program.html.csp">Obama backs plans to overhaul NSA phone-records program</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T22:08:01.886-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama on Tuesday publicly endorsed a plan that Justice Department and intelligence officials have developed for a sweeping overhaul of the National Security Agency’s phone-call records program, saying that he believed it would resolve privacy concerns without compromising the program’s utility as a counterterrorism tool. “They have presented me now with an option that I think is workable,” Obama said. “I’m confident that it allows us to do what is necessary in orde...</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> 57731328@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:08:01 MDT Obama to Seek NSA Curb on Call Data http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57725553-68/program-records-nsa-administration.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57725553-68/program-records-nsa-administration.html.csp">Obama to Seek NSA Curb on Call Data</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By charlie savage</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T19:50:19.995-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is preparing to unveil a legislative proposal to drastically overhaul the National Security Agency’s once-secret bulk phone records program. Under the proposal, data about Americans’ calling habits would be kept in the hands of phone companies, which would not be required to retain the data for any longer than they normally would, according to senior administration officials. If approved by Congress, the changes would end the most controversial part of the b...</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> 57725553@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:50:19 MDT Report: Obama to give up NSA’s phone call sweep http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57726143-200/phone-records-companies-government.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57726143-200/phone-records-companies-government.html.csp">Report: Obama to give up NSA’s phone call sweep</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN SULLIVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T21:58:09.774-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • The National Security Agency may be getting out of the business of sweeping up and storing vast amounts of data on people’s phone calls. The Obama administration this week is expected to propose that Congress overhaul the electronic surveillance program by having phone companies hold onto the call records as they do now, according to a government official briefed on the proposal. The New York Times first reported the details of the proposal Monday night. The official spoke on condit...</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> 57726143@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:58:09 MDT Police keep quiet about cell-tracking technology http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57717399-68/police-records-harris-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57717399-68/police-records-harris-public.html.csp">Police keep quiet about cell-tracking technology</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK GILLUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:58:01.245-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Police across the country may be intercepting phone calls or text messages to find suspects using a technology tool known as Stingray. But they’re refusing to turn over details about its use or heavily censoring files when they do. Police say Stingray, a suitcase-size device that pretends it’s a cell tower, is useful for catching criminals, but that’s about all they’ll say. For example, they won’t disclose details about contracts with the device’s manufacturer, Harris Corp., insisti...</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> 57717399@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:58:01 MDT US cites security more to censor, deny records http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57691444-68/government-requests-records-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57691444-68/government-requests-records-percent.html.csp">US cites security more to censor, deny records</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TED BRIDIS and JACK GILLUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T20:15:59.286-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Obama administration more often than ever censored government files or outright denied access to them last year under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act, according to a new analysis of federal data by The Associated Press. The administration cited more legal exceptions it said justified withholding materials and refused a record number of times to turn over files quickly that might be especially newsworthy. Most agencies also took longer to answer records requests, the analysis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576914442014-03-16T20:15:59.286-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-16T20:15:59.286-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57691444@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 20:15:59 MDT Tensions rise over access to local government information http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57687469-68/government-information-public-officials.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57687469-68/government-information-public-officials.html.csp">Tensions rise over access to local government information</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADAM GELLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T17:50:37.839-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 05:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It was a chilling crime and, even with a quick arrest, disturbing questions lingered. Derrick Thompson called 911 in the coastal Maine city of Biddeford to report that he was being threatened. Police checked out the complaint, decided it was a civil matter and left the scene. Three minutes later, the teenager and his girlfriend were shot dead. In a state averaging 25 murders a year, the case was clearly of public interest and the police officers were doing the public’s business. But answering qu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576874692014-03-15T17:50:37.839-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-15T17:50:37.839-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57687469@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:50:37 MDT Lawmakers pass bill to make voter information more private http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57680111-90/able-access-bill-birth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57680111-90/able-access-bill-birth.html.csp">Lawmakers pass bill to make voter information more private</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">TOPHER Webb</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T21:33:37.694-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 09:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lawmakers passed a compromise bill to increase the privacy of voter-registration records. The House and Senate unanimously passed SB36, which outlines prohibited uses of the voter registry, makes changes to who can access voter birth dates and allows people to make their voter information private The bill resulted from reports that UTvoters.com had posted the full Utah voter registry online. “We had a huge firestorm that the media grabbed a hold of and spread the word throughout the state of Ut...</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> 57680111@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:33:37 MDT Tribune reporter’s NSA records quest earns Washington Post mention http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogseditor/57682214-225/records-center-tribune-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogseditor/57682214-225/records-center-tribune-utah.html.csp">Tribune reporter’s NSA records quest earns Washington Post mention</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa CarricaburU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T19:57:10.609-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 07:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Earlier this week, Salt Lake Tribune military reporter Nate Carlisle wrote a Notes from the Newsroom blog post about his effort through the Utah Government Records Access and Management Act to get water records from Bluffdale related to the National Security Agency’s Utah Data Center. Bluffdale has denied Carlisle’s request for information about how much water the massive NSA center uses. On March 19, he’ll appear before the State Records Committee to argue it should order Bluffdale to provide ...</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> 57682214@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:57:10 MDT Phone companies push back on NSA spying proposal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57626114-68/companies-government-data-nsa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57626114-68/companies-government-data-nsa.html.csp">Phone companies push back on NSA spying proposal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARCY GORDON and MARTHA MENDOZA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T12:36:45.924-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 12:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • When Apple, Google, Microsoft and other tech giants united in outrage last summer over the National Security Agency’s unfettered spying, telecommunications giants such as AT&T, Verizon and Sprint — whose customers are also the targets of secret government spying — remained noticeably mum. But now the phone companies are speaking up. In closed-door meetings with policymakers they are taking a less accommodating stance with government and rattling the historically tight bond between t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576261142014-03-03T12:36:45.924-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-03T12:36:45.924-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57626114@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:36:45 MDT Letter: Keeping voter records secret could add to fraud http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57597095-82/voter-records-fraud-secret.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57597095-82/voter-records-fraud-secret.html.csp">Letter: Keeping voter records secret could add to fraud</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T01:01:02.758-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Legislature is close to paranoid about voter fraud. And they want to keep voter registration records secret? Maybe they just want fraud in their favor without the prying eyes of the public (“Bill: Let Utahns keep their voter records private,” Tribune, Feb. 12). Take out the birthdate, and voter records are useless as anything but a mailing list (and a potential deterrent for voter fraud). Anyone who thinks his personal information is secret if not for this voter registration list shoul...</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> 57597095@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 01:01:02 MDT Editorial: Utah voter ID bill balances privacy, democracy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57562493-82/public-utah-bill-records.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57562493-82/public-utah-bill-records.html.csp">Editorial: Utah voter ID bill balances privacy, democracy</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-18T16:49:01.246-06:00">Updated Feb 18, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Let’s make voting records kinda hidden. A couple weeks ago, we editorialized against a law to limit access to voter registration lists. Such lists have been public forever, but new concerns over privacy and identity theft have sprung up recently because someone has published a Utah voter list, including addresses and birth dates, on a web site. This has led to fears about elderly people who live alone or domestic abuse victims being easily found by criminals. We don’t dismiss those concerns, b...</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> 57562493@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:49:01 MDT