The American Civil Liberties Union chapter of Utah sued the state Tuesday, following a state...
Ryan Bushell, who was appointed to represent Todd Jeremy Rettenberger, on May 27, said in 2nd District Court on Thursday, June 23, he has to be excused from the case.
A former senior Utah state forensic scientist, Michael Hepworth of Woods Cross, has been charged with 10 felonies in connection to allegations of sexually abusing two children over a five-year period.
Brenda Elkface appeared in 2nd District Court on Wednesday, June 22, with her attorney Danny Frazier. She is accused of having sex with the boy who was a patient at Benchmark Behavioral Health Systems in Woods Cross where she was a mental health worker.
Monica Jody Martinez, 27; and Christopher John Montoya, 35, had hearings this week in 2nd District Court. Both are charged with two counts of child kidnapping, first-degree felonies, and one count of burglary, a second-degree felony.
The man who police said was involved in a series of carjackings that led to the death of a 21-year-old Farmington woman has pleaded guilty to murder and robbery.
The American Civil Liberties Union chapter of Utah sued the state Tuesday, following a state-commissioned report that blasted Utah’s indigent defense system.
The sheriff’s deputy was charged with the third-degree felony on accusations from a former inmate at the Davis County Jail.
Dereck “DJ” Harrison, accused of kidnapping a woman and her four teenage daughters with his father in Centerville, has entered not guilty pleas to related charges.
The ruling Thursday is the latest in a string of outcomes in Tyler James Larsen’s six-year struggle for reinstatement and compensation after he was dismissed by Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings in September 2010.
A former inmate accused the former sheriff’s deputy of having a sexual relationship with her in September 2014.