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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

UTAHNS TO BENEFIT FROM E-BOOK PRICE FIXING SETTLEMENT WITH PENGUIN

Utah Attorney General John Swallow¬† today announced the resolution of a multistate antitrust lawsuit against Penguin Group for price-fixing and collusion in the electronic book (E-book) market. Utah consumers will … Continue reading

May 22, 2013

PUBLISHED PSYCHOLOGIST TO SPEAK AT CONFERENCE ON POLYGAMY

Dr. Sam Goldstein, a prolific author and child psychology specialist will speak at a conference addressing the unique challenges faced in polygamous communities. Dr. Goldstein will be speaking at the … Continue reading

May 21, 2013

FREQUENT FLYER SENTENCED FOR INFREQUENTLY PAYING TAXES

A former Utah airline pilot was ordered to pay $71,798 after pleading guilty to two felony tax fraud charges. William Joseph Shields, 52, was sentenced on May 10 by Third … Continue reading

May 16, 2013

UTAH A.G. WILL DEFEND LAW TO STOP FEDERAL POLICE FORCE

For Immediate Release Contact Paul Murphy, Utah Attorney General’s Office: (801) 538-1892 pmurphy@utah.gov Attorney General John Swallow will defend a new state law that prohibits federal land management officers from … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

SECURITY COMPANY OWNER ORDERED TO PAY BACK WAGES & TAXES

The former owner of a Salt Lake County security company has been ordered to pay nearly $400,000 in unpaid wages and taxes. Charles B. Snively, 38,¬† was sentenced on April … Continue reading

May 1, 2013