Utah AG Office Press Room

MOCK ABDUCTION WILL TEST LAW ENFORCEMENT TEAM’S ABILITY TO FIND A CHILD

For Immediate Release September 3, 2013 A child will be taken on September 5 and the Utah Child Abduction Response Team (CART) will be asked to respond.  The mock child … Continue reading

September 3, 2013

SWALLOW PRAISES INTERIOR DECISION TO PAY MINERAL ROYALTIES TO UTAH

For Immediate Release August 27, 2013 Utah Attorney General John Swallow today said the U.S. Department of the Interior made the right decision to refund more than $6 million in … Continue reading

August 27, 2013

A.G.’S OFFICE FIGHTS TAX FRAUD APPEAL OF DUCHESNE DEVELOPERS

For Immediate Release August 27, 2013 The Utah Attorney General’s Office will argue against criminal and civil appeals filed by a Duchesne couple who were convicted on tax charges for … Continue reading

August 27, 2013

A.G.’S OFFICE ASKS SUPREME COURT TO UPHOLD CONVICTION OF DEFENDANT CAUGHT WITH KNIFE AT TRIAL

For Immediate Release August 26, 2013 The Utah Attorney General’s Office will ask the Utah Supreme Court to uphold the conviction of a defendant who had a second trial because … Continue reading

August 26, 2013

UTAH, FEDS, ENVIRONMENTALISTS REACH FIRST SETTLEMENT IN PUBLIC ROADS LAWSUITS

For Immediate Release August 19, 2013 Utah and Juab County have reached the first settlement with the federal government and environmental groups granting the state and county ownership over three … Continue reading

August 19, 2013

JUDGE EXTENDS DEADLINE FOR UEP BOARD APPLICATIONS

For Immediate Release August 15, 2013 Utah Third District Judge Denise Lindberg has extended the deadline for people wanting to apply to be on the United Effort Plan (UEP) Board … Continue reading

August 15, 2013

A.G.’S OFFICE FIGHTS FACTUAL INNOCENCE CLAIM OF ADMITTED MURDERER

For Immediate Release July 29, 2013 The Utah Attorney General’s Office is challenging the factual innocence claim made by an admitted murderer who enlisted help to cover up the crime … Continue reading

July 30, 2013