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UofU students work with defense case in teen charged with murder

Girl Killed Jordan River

SALT LAKE CITY — Details of the case haunted the normally quiet suburban community of Draper, Utah: On March 11, 2012, the body of a severely beaten 15-year-old girl turned up in the Jordan...

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Class studies Utah teen murder case, questions juvenile justice

SALT LAKE CITY — The case of a teenager accused of beating his girlfriend to death when he was 14 has brought up a difficult question for a University of Utah...


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Man to be sentenced for inappropriate sex with young girl

FARMINGTON -- A 38-year-old Clearfield man admitted in court to having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a young girl. Trevor Kidd entered a guilty plea to...


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Competency review and seven-day trial set in Mendoza murder case

OGDEN — Victoria Mendoza — who pleaded not guilty last month to last October’s stabbing death of Tawnee Baird, her partner of five years —...


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Man enters guilty pleas to reduced charges in death of a 1-year

FARMIMGTON — A man accused of killing Aliyah Wild entered guilty pleas to one count of child abuse homicide and one count of child abuse.  A five-day...


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Same sex attraction at center of Ex-BYU student's lawsuit

SALT LAKE CITY — A former Brigham Young University student is suing a university-contracted apartment complex that he says evicted him after he told his...




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Lawyers debate Lovell's 'Religious epiphany'

OGDEN -- Lawyers Wednesday debated Doug Lovell's “religious epiphany” claimed in prison in 1989, four years after he strangled Joyce Yost. In his...


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Guilty plea entered in toddler death case

OGDEN — A toddler is a step closer to finding justice from the man that killed her. Adam Joseph Barney, 24, of Ogden, pleaded guilty to aggravated murder on...


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Testimony of neglect at Lovell's homicide sentencing hearing

OGDEN -- Doug Lovell's home life left him neglected by his parents from day one, leaving him with no ability to bond normally in any relationship, a psychologist...


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Cache woman sentenced for faking brain cancer

LOGAN — A 27-year-old Cache County woman accused of faking brain cancer and stealing money from charities has been sentenced to one year in jail. The Logan...


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UofU students work with defense case in teen charged with murder

SALT LAKE CITY — Details of the case haunted the normally quiet suburban community of Draper, Utah: On March 11, 2012, the body of a severely beaten 15-year...


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Class studies Utah teen murder case, questions juvenile justice

SALT LAKE CITY — The case of a teenager accused of beating his girlfriend to death when he was 14 has brought up a difficult question for a University of Utah...


Man enters guilty pleas to reduced charges in death of a 1-year

FARMIMGTON — A man accused of killing Aliyah Wild entered guilty pleas to one count of child abuse homicide and one count of child abuse.  A five-day...