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Legislature begins: northern Utah lawmakers back broad range of

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SALT LAKE CITY — Of Utah’s 104 elected lawmakers, two dozen hail from northern Utah, representing house and senate districts in Davis, Weber, Box Elder, Cache, and Morgan Counties....

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LDS Church leaders: All deserve fair treatment

SALT LAKE CITY — Calling their efforts an opportunity to teach correct principles, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called...


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Anti-death penalty protest takes aim at Ray's firing squad bill

SALT LAKE CITY — About 20 people held signs on Utah’s capitol steps Tuesday in protest of the death penalty, and in particular, Rep. Paul...


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Legislators see chance for anti-discrimination bill

SALT LAKE CITY — Reactions seemed favorable on both sides of the political fence to public statements made by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...


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Clinton lawmaker photobombs rally against his firing squad bill

SALT LAKE CITY — Clinton lawmaker Paul Ray just couldn’t help himself. Outside, on the State Capitol steps, was a group protesting his effort to bring...


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Mormon leaders call for measures protecting gay rights

SALT LAKE CITY — Mormon church leaders are making a national appeal for a “balanced approach” in the clash between gay rights and religious...




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Anti-death penalty group to protest Ray's firing squad bill

SALT LAKE CITY — A group opposed to capital punishment plans to protest outside the Utah State Capitol on Tuesday over one lawmaker’s plan to resurrect...


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Legislature begins: northern Utah lawmakers back broad range of

SALT LAKE CITY — Of Utah’s 104 elected lawmakers, two dozen hail from northern Utah, representing house and senate districts in Davis, Weber, Box...


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Utah's Chief Justice urges lawmakers to fund more drug and

SALT LAKE CITY — During his annual State of the Judiciary Address Monday, Chief Justice Matthew B. Durrant urged Utah lawmakers to provide adequate...


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Ogden Mayor Mike Caldwell will seek a second term

OGDEN — In 2011, Mike Caldwell managed to rise to the top of a crowded field of eight candidates to become Ogden City’s mayor. On Friday, he...


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Possible GOP candidates pitch ideas at conservative forum

DES MOINES, Iowa — The robust Christian right in early-voting Iowa plays an outsize role in helping determine the Republican presidential nominee, a political...


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LDS Church leaders: All deserve fair treatment

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