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Case advances against Layton man accused of trying to kill mother

FARMINGTON — A judge has ordered a Layton man to stand trial on an attempted-murder charge for allegedly trying to suffocate his mother with a plastic bag and choking her after she broke free. Layton police and Davis County prosecutors presented evidence in a preliminary hearing Thursday for Jason Raoul Solis, 35, who faces eight criminal charges stemming from the Sept. 19, 2020, incident. Second District Judge David Williams ruled that authorities submitted evidence sufficient to advance the charges toward trial. The next hearing is set for Oct. 12. Solis was eating breakfast and ...

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Letter: Stupidity and arrogance a dangerous combination

The two most common elements are hydrogen and helium. The two most common elements in our American political system are Stupidity and Arrogance. They appeared early in our history. James Madison thought he could steal Canada from the British. After all they were concentrating on Napoleon. So we ...