Matthew B. Durrant

Utah Supreme Court justice calls for criminal justice reform in State of Judiciary address

During his State of the Judiciary speech Monday, Utah Supreme Court Chief Justice Matthew Durrant requested that legislators address three distinct issues of criminal... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015


Former House Speaker Becky Lockhart facing critical illness, family says

Family of Becky Lockhart confirmed Tuesday that the now former house speaker is critically ill. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2015


Utah courts must be open, accessible to all, chief justice says

Utah's court system needs to be accessible to all residents, regardless of income or whether they can afford an attorney, the chief justice of the Utah Supreme Court... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2013


Herbert, other state officeholders sworn in at Capitol ceremony

Gov. Gary Herbert praised the resilience of Utahns, from the pioneers who settled the state to a couple who lost their home in last summer's wildfires, after he was... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2013


Matthew Durrant sworn in as chief justice of Utah Supreme Court

A new chief justice has been sworn in at the Utah Supreme Court. Matthew B. Durrant took over the post from Justice Christine M. Durham following a ceremony Monday.... Read more »

March 27, 2012


Utah Supreme Court chief justice stepping down, plans to stay on the court

Saying it is time for new leadership, Utah Supreme Court Chief Justice Christine Durham will relinquish her position this spring but not her seat on the panel. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2012


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