SIMPSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SIMPSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Simpson: GOP, Western values align with marriage equality http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/57792197-224/marriage-western-equality-simpson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/57792197-224/marriage-western-equality-simpson.html.csp">Simpson: GOP, Western values align with marriage equality</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brooke Adams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T19:58:12.745-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 07:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As Utah’s battle over marriage equality moves to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver, a former Republican senator is calling on the public to embrace the “live and let” attitude characteristic of Western heritage and his own political party. Alan Simpson, who represented Wyoming for 18 years in the U.S. Senate, delivers that message in a new ad in support of gay marriage. The ad was paid for by the advocacy group Freedom to Marry. In the ad, Simpson says: “I was raised here, Cody, Wyomin...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57792197@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:58:12 MDT Murder trial of Pistorius to start in South Africa http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57621364-200/pistorius-south-trial-africa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57621364-200/pistorius-south-trial-africa.html.csp">Murder trial of Pistorius to start in South Africa</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T13:03:53.178-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 01:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">JOHANNESBURG • It could all hinge on the toilet door. Oscar Pistorius goes on trial for murder on Monday, but some experts not involved in the case say the double-amputee runner could still be vulnerable to a homicide conviction even if he is acquitted of murdering his girlfriend. That’s because, they say, he violated the most basic tenets of gun-handling by shooting into a closed door without knowing — at least, by his account — who was behind it. South Africa’s criminal justice system and gun ...</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> 57621364@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 13:03:53 MDT