Governor signs concealed carry bill for young adults
The measure, HB198 by Rep. Karianne Lisonbee, R-Syracuse, was pushed as a self-defense bill for young women on college campuses to protected themselves from sexual assault.
Herbert signs bill lowering blood-alcohol limit to .05 percent
Gov. Gary Herbert on Thursday signed the controversial bill that lowers the legal blood-alcohol limit to .05 percent, stressing repeatedly it is an issue of public safety.
Utah drivers in most DUI fatals test well above .08 percent
Lawmakers and others say a .05 blood-alcohol limit will save lives and keep social drinkers off the road. Data collected by the state show that many drivers involved in fatal DUI crashes aren't deterred by the current .08 limit.