Dennis Romboy
Dennis Romboy is a reporter for Deseret News where for the past 20 years he has covered a variety of beats including state and local government, human services and the 2002 Olympics. He spent six years as a special projects reporter writing in-depth stories on social problems such drug addiction and child abuse. He has also worked as an assistant city editor. His current assignment includes federal courts, immigration issues and the Utah Legislature. Romboy was born in Salt Lake City and graduated from the University of Utah in 1989. He previously worked at the Standard-Examiner in Ogden. He has won numerous local and national awards for his writing. He enjoys running, snowboarding and crossword puzzles.

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How former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff handled the prosecution of a wealthy Salt Lake businessman had attorneys in his office wondering if he was a "spy" in the case, according to a report released Tue...
The defense team for a man shot and killed in federal court Monday had tried to prevent the witness whom their client attacked from testifying during the trial, saying he had a "personal bias" against Siala Ang...
Siale Angilau wore number 65 as an all-region football player at East High School in 2005. Two years later, the Utah state prison listed him as inmate number 173338.
A gang member on trial in federal court was shot and killed Monday by U.S. marshals after he attempted to attack a witness testifying against him.
A 32-year-old man was critically injured in a paraglider crash Sunday.
Whether two lesbian couples have legal standing to challenge Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage dominated arguments in a federal appeals court hearing Thursday.
The legal fight over gay marriage in Oklahoma has a nearly 10-year head start over the one in Utah, but both cases found their way to a federal appellate court within a week of each other.
Federal prosecutors are pushing for a trial date in their case against St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson, but the judge isn't ready to set one.
State lawmakers won't override any of the three bills Gov. Gary Herbert vetoed from the most recent legislative session.
The question of same-sex marriage in Utah rests with three federal appeals court judges — for now.