Utah

Judiciary

Utah judge who ordered baby removed from same-sex couple’s home retires

Paralegals

Utah Supreme Court backs licensed paralegal practitioners

Careers

Once a homeless teen herself, lawyer now offers pro bono advice to others

Family Law

Judge in lesbian foster-parent case steps aside from further involvement

Family Law

Judge backpedals on controversial order removing foster child from married same-sex couple

Family Law

Judge amends order that foster child be removed from married lesbian couple

First Amendment

Judge temporarily preserves federal funds flowing to Planned Parenthood in Utah

Labor & Employment

Wal-Mart employees fired for standing their ground against customers can sue, Utah court rules

Labor & Employment

Leader of fundamentalist church employed 1,400 in violation of wage law, feds say

Family Law

Federal judge tells state to put same-sex spouses on birth certificate

International Law

Travelers beware: Tourist excesses are sparking new laws and stricter enforcement

Criminal Justice

Charges change against former Utah AG Shurtleff; pay-to-play, law firm counts are dropped

Criminal Justice

Murderer who sent razor blade to judge won’t be charged; it was an accident

Criminal Justice

Utah mom gets up to life in slayings of 6 newborns found in garage

Death Penalty

Utah governor signs law allowing firing squads as execution backup method

Criminal Justice

Nude sunbather, 77, agrees to plea deal in case over his backyard practice

Legislation & Lobbying

Utah to list white-collar criminals in first Internet registry for those convicted of fraud

Tort Law

Heir can sue herself for causing accident that killed her husband, Utah appeals court says

Criminal Justice

Utah mom pleads guity to murdering 6 newborns, could get life prison term

Criminal Justice

Utah inmate forfeited right to counsel after threatening several lawyers, state’s top court says