Utah police investigators and forensic scientists are among the national leaders in the use of genetic genealogy to crack old and new criminal cases.
Utah’s 45-day legislative session came to an end Thursday night, with a myriad of bills pass…
A bill requiring Brigham Young University’s police department to be subject to public record…
SALT LAKE CITY — A law making sex outside of marriage a misdemeanor crime in Utah for more than four decades could be headed toward repeal.
SALT LAKE CITY — Supporters say the fight to ban gay conversion therapy for minors in conservative Utah is over for the year after lawmakers gutted the proposal.
SALT LAKE CITY — A push to raise the alcohol level in Utah beer in line with most of the U.S. hit a stumbling block Wednesday as a panel of lawmakers gutted the measure.
An altered bill to create a commission to consider a new state flag was passed out of a Utah legislative committee Tuesday afternoon.
A bill creating an account to help local governments pay for disaster mitigation passed out of a Utah Senate committee Tuesday morning.
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah lawmakers are putting more focus on county jails this year, with bills aiming to prevent suicide and drug deaths and pressure sheriffs to supply policy information demanded by the Legislature.
With less than two weeks left in Utah’s 45-day legislative session, several big issues are left to be tackled by legislators, including a huge tax reform measure.
SALT LAKE CITY — A proposed ban on abortions sought only because a fetus has been diagnosed with Down syndrome passed the Utah Legislature on Thursday, sending the measure to Gov. Gary Herbert’s desk.
SALT LAKE CITY — Lawmakers have unveiled an overview of their proposal to make sweeping changes to the state’s tax system, including a reduction of the sales tax and the addition of new taxes on services ranging from haircuts to legal work.
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah lawmakers moved closer Tuesday to adopting alcohol levels for beer that are in line with most production-line brews sold around the country, despite opposition from the influential Mormon church.
SALT LAKE CITY — A plan for Utah to ask to import lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada has passed its first legislative hurdle.