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Legislature passes bill banning city dog-breed ordinances

Cities and counties would no longer be able to ban specific dog breeds under a bill the Utah Legislature passed Thursday. Read more »

March 13, 2014

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Resolution giving governor, Senate more power over school board advances

A constitutional amendment that either increases consistency and balance in Utah's educational system or undermines the authority of elected State School Board members... Read more »

March 6, 2013

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Changes to controversial prison relocation bill causing confusion

A bill to create a board to oversee relocating the Utah State Prison underwent more changes Monday, including a provision that would have lawmakers considering... Read more »

March 4, 2013

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Smoking in cars with children poised to become illegal in Utah

Smoking in cars with passengers under age 16 moved closer to becoming illegal in Utah on Friday after a passionate Senate debate over whether the law infringes on... Read more »

March 1, 2013

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Repeat offenders of patronizing a prostitute could face enhanced penalties

People with repeat offenses of patronizing a prostitute could be charged with a class A misdemeanor under a bill endorsed Wednesday by a Utah Senate committee. Read more »

Feb. 6, 2013

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Bill calls for child's opinion in custody matters to be considered at 14

A bill that received a favorable recommendation Friday from the Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Committee may hold a solution for Utah families. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2013

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