SALT LAKE CITY -- A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit Monday challenging Utah's prohibitions on drink specials and limited bar licenses unless the attorneys for bar and restaurant owners clarify their arguments.U.S. District Court Judge Bruce Jenkins gave the Utah Hospitality Association 20 days to amend its lawsuit but made it clear the lawsuit cannot proceed without stronger evidence about the negative impacts on businesses.
SALT LAKE CITY -- A federal judge is set to hear oral arguments Monday on a lawsuit challenging changes to Utah liquor laws that ban daily drink specials and impose new limits on coveted liquor licenses.
SALT LAKE CITY -- A federal grand jury has handed down a nine-count indictment against a Pleasant View couple for conspiracy and filing false tax returns in connection with their operation of the former Teazers Sports Bar and Grill.
Robert R. Watson, 52, and his wife, Marie M. Watson, 51, are both named in the indictment returned Wednesday.
A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that Congress acted legally when it eliminated Endangered Species Act protections for the Northern Rocky Mountain population of gray wolves and opened the door to wolf hunts.
SALT LAKE CITY -- A Layton man has accepted a plea agreement to a federal charge of distribution of child pornography. Brandon Florence, 32, entered a guilty plea to the charge Feb. 16 in U.S. District Court.
SALT LAKE CITY -- A federal judge on Friday said he will delay a decision about the constitutionality of Utah's immigration enforcement law eight months after the measure was put on hold pending arguments.
Last updated Thursday, February 16, 2012 - 10:13am
BOUNTIFUL -- A Bountiful couple, Aaron Michael Hymas, 37, and Tiffany Kim Hymas, 36, were indicted by a federal grand jury in Boise today on multiple counts of wire fraud, false statements to financial institutions and bankruptcy fraud.
SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal appeals court on Tuesday declared California's same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional, putting the bitterly contested, voter-approved law on track for likely consideration by the U.S. Supreme Court.