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A.G.’S OFFICE ARGUES AGGRAVATED KIDNAPPER DESERVES LIFE IN PRISON WITHOUT PAROLE

For Immediate Release September 30, 2013   The Utah Attorney General’s Office will argue a Midvale man should spend the rest of his life in prison for kidnapping and seriously … Continue reading

September 30, 2013

A.G.’S OFFICE FIGHTS ANOTHER APPEAL IN 14 YEAR OLD CAPITOL MURDER

For Immediate Release September 4, 2013 Death row inmate Taberon Dave Honie is appealing his conviction, sentence and post-conviction judgment for sexually mutilating and murdering his ex-girlfriend’s mother. Honie was … Continue reading

September 4, 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

COURT RULES MAN CAN BE TRIED FOR REFUSING TO TESTIFY ABOUT BRIGHAM CITY MURDER

For Immediate Release June 25, 2013   The Utah Supreme Court ruled today that Wade Garrett Maughan should stand trial for obstruction of justice after he confessed to helping his … Continue reading

June 25, 2013

RAPIST CLAIMS HE WAS UNFAIRLY CONVICTED BECAUSE IT TOOK SIX YEARS TO IDENTIFY HIS DNA

A rapist identified by DNA six years after the crime was committed is asking the Utah Supreme Court to throw out his conviction because he was not given a speedy … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

A.G.’S OFFICE WANTS DRIVE-BY KILLER LOCKED UP FOR LIFE

The Utah Attorney General’s Office will fight to keep a gang member in prison for the rest of his life for murdering two people and wounding two others during a … Continue reading

February 5, 2013 · Leave a comment