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Monthly Archives: January, 2013

UTAH GETS $1.39 MILLION IN MULTI-STATE ROBO-SIGNING SETTLEMENT

Utah Attorney General John Swallow and Division of Consumer Protection Director Traci Gundersen announced today that Utah will be getting $1,390,326 as part of a multi-state settlement with Lender Processing … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

KEEPING KIDS SAFE FROM ID THIEVES -UTAH A.G. ID THEFT EXPERT TO SHARE TIPS AT NATIONAL FORUM

A Utah identify theft expert has been invited to a national forum to share what the state is doing to protect children from ID thieves.  Scott Morrill is the program … Continue reading

January 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

A.G.’S OFFICE CONVICTS ST. GEORGE CONTRACTOR FOR FRAUD

Utah Attorney General John Swallow announced today that his office has successfully convicted a St. George contractor for pocketing nearly $800,000 that was supposed to be used to build homes … Continue reading

January 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO DEFRAUDING WIDOW FROM TROLLEY SQUARE SHOOTING

A South Jordan man has pleaded guilty to securities fraud for defrauding life insurance funds from a woman who lost her husband and nearly lost her son in the 2007 … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

SWALLOW ASKS U.S. ATTORNEY TO INVESTIGATE JOHNSON ALLEGATION

Utah Attorney General John Swallow sent a letter this morning asking the U.S. District Attorney for Utah to investigate allegations made by Jeremy Johnson.  A copy of the letter is … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

SUNDAY TEST SET FOR UTAH’S AMBER ALERT PLAN

Utah’s AMBER Alert Plan will be tested on January 13, National AMBER Alert Day, to make sure everything is working the way it should when a child is abducted. During … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

UTAHNS HAVE UNTIL JANUARY 18 TO TAKE PART IN MORTGAGE SETTLEMENT

January 18 is the deadline for Utahns who lost their homes to foreclosure to apply for a payment under the National Mortgage Settlement. Utah Attorney General John Swallow is urging … Continue reading

January 10, 2013 · Leave a comment