TESTIFIED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TESTIFIED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Layton man to stand trial in shaken-baby death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57785466-78/geary-smith-police-child.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57785466-78/geary-smith-police-child.html.csp">Layton man to stand trial in shaken-baby death</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="2014-04-07T20:31:51.193-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 08:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bountiful • A Layton man accused of fatally injuring his girlfriend’s baby was ordered to stand trial Monday. Tyler Ryan Geary, 25, is charged in 2nd District Court with child abuse homicide, a first-degree felony, for allegedly shaking 11-month-old Aliyah Wild on Sept. 10. During Geary’s preliminary hearing on Monday, Layton City police Detective Eric Smith testified that police became involved with the case after the child was brought to a local hospital with a brain injury, and was then take...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57785466@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:31:51 MDT Utah man headed for trial in murders of wife, stepson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733500-78/jones-richard-bithell-testified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733500-78/jones-richard-bithell-testified.html.csp">Utah man headed for trial in murders of wife, stepson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T10:11:28.628-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 10:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George • Whoever killed Michelle Jones and her son Owen Christopher Ellis stood above them and fired .45-caliber bullets into their bodies, a detective testified Wednesday. Prosecutors believe the gunman was Jones’ husband, Richard Andrew Jones. Three years after the homicides, 5th District Judge Eric Ludlow agreed. After listening to preliminary hearing evidence, Ludlow ordered the 49-year-old man to stand trial on two counts of aggravated murder. The charge carries the potential for the d...</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> 57733500@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:11:28 MDT Sex abuse charges dismissed against Bountiful coach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57728930-78/girl-green-law-testified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57728930-78/girl-green-law-testified.html.csp">Sex abuse charges dismissed against Bountiful coach</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="2014-03-26T22:03:15.495-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Based on evidence provided by the defense, criminal charges were dismissed Tuesday against a Bountiful man accused of having a sexual relationship with a 13-year-old girl who played on his soccer team. Thirteen first-degree felony charges were dismissed Tuesday against 42-year-old Steven Dale Green — including charges of rape, rape of a child, object rape of a child, aggravated sexual abuse of a child and forcible sodomy. Green’s attorney, Greg Law, said Tuesday afternoon that the case was dism...</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> 57728930@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:03:15 MDT Pistorius trial: Cell phone texts show tensions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57722862-68/pistorius-steenkamp-screaming-phone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57722862-68/pistorius-steenkamp-screaming-phone.html.csp">Pistorius trial: Cell phone texts show tensions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and CARLEY PETESCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T08:50:01.753-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 08:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pretoria, South Africa • Oscar Pistorius’ girlfriend told the athlete she was sometimes scared of him and complained about what she described as his short temper and jealousy in the weeks before he killed her, according to phone messages revealed at the Olympian’s murder trial on Monday. “I can’t be attacked by outsiders for dating u AND be attacked by you, the one person I deserve protection from,” Reeva Steenkamp wrote to Pistorius. In another message read out loud by police Capt. Francois Mol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577228622014-03-24T08:50:01.753-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-24T08:50:01.753-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57722862@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:50:01 MDT Officer says US general sexually assaulted her http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57652927-68/sinclair-general-defense-sex.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57652927-68/sinclair-general-defense-sex.html.csp">Officer says US general sexually assaulted her</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL BIESECKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T19:47:47.498-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 07:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Bragg, N.C. • Defense lawyers for an Amy general facing sexual assault charges say his accuser’s testimony gave them plenty to challenge as they prepare to cross-examine her on Monday. The Army captain at the center of the closely watched case testified Friday that Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair. The woman said the assaults took place in Afghanistan in late 2011 as she grew increasingly despondent over their...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576529272014-03-08T19:47:47.498-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-08T19:47:47.498-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57652927@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 19:47:47 MDT American tells of meeting bin Laden before 9/11 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57643931-200/bin-laden-alwan-testified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57643931-200/bin-laden-alwan-testified.html.csp">American tells of meeting bin Laden before 9/11</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T16:34:47.034-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 04:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NEW YORK • An American who trained at an al-Qaida camp in Afghanistan in the spring of 2001 before losing his nerve testified Thursday how he encountered Osama bin Laden and the terror group’s spokesman at a safe house — and that bin Laden hinted that a suicide attack on U.S. soil was in the works. “Just know you have brothers willing to carry their souls in their hands,” bin Laden told the witness, Sahim Alwan, and other recruits, Alwan said on the witness stand in federal court in Manhattan. 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> 57643931@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:34:47 MDT