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Officials hope new Utah voter list law prevents misuse

Michelle L. Price, The Associated Press
Apr 4 2014 - 8:37am

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah officials are hoping a new voter information law signed by Gov. Gary Herbert will protect citizen information from possible misuse.The law, which Herbert signed Tuesday, limits the information publicly available from Utah's voter registration rolls.

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Utah legislators restrict voter information

The Associated Press
Mar 14 2014 - 8:24am

SALT LAKE CITY  -- Utah legislators have passed restrictions to protect certain voter information from possible misuse.The Utah Senate voted 28-0 to approve the measure Thursday night and send it to Gov. Gary Herbert.

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Complaint filed against Count My Vote

Antone Clark, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Feb 21 2014 - 6:15pm

SALT LAKE CITY - A counter group is asking the state to investigate the way signatures have been gathered for Count My Vote.Leaders from Protect My Neighborhood filed a formal complaint with the Lieutenant Governor's Office on Friday alleging Count My Vote has fraudulently gathered signatures in its effort to get an initiative on the ballot. They...

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Bill to make voter registration lists private raises concerns about GRAMA

Antone Clark, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Feb 13 2014 - 9:24am

SALT LAKE CITY - Pressed to make a choice, a victim of domestic violence said she will opt to protect her identity and that of her children, rather than register to vote and make herself potentially vulnerable.

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Davis legislator wants tighter limits on voter information

Antone Clark, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Jan 17 2014 - 10:55am

NORTH SALT LAKE -- A Davis County lawmaker is weighing in on what voter information should be made public and what should be kept private.Rep. Becky Edwards, R- North Salt Lake, said she will run legislation during the coming session to protect some information included in the voter registration process in Utah. Her bill, which is still being...

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Bill seeks to limit access to Utah voter information

The Associated Press
Jan 11 2014 - 7:47pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- Two Utah lawmakers plan to introduce legislation to limit access to the voter registration list that the state sells for $1,050, citing concerns about potential misuse.

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Utah has lowest percentage of eligible voters

The Associated Press
Jan 3 2014 - 10:17am

SALT LAKE CITY -- New estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau show Utah has the lowest percentage of residents eligible to vote in the country.

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Officials hope new Utah voter list law prevents misuse

Michelle L. Price, The Associated Press
Apr 4 2014 - 8:37am

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah officials are hoping a new voter information law signed by Gov. Gary Herbert will protect citizen information from possible misuse.The law, which Herbert signed Tuesday, limits the information publicly available from Utah's voter registration rolls.

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GALLERY: Utah votes!

Mark Jensen, 66, dressed as a flag, displays his I voted sticker after voting at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Nick Short, Standard-Examiner staff, The Associated Press
Nov 6 2012 - 12:34pm

Utah voters heading out to cast their vote all over the state.

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