Salt Lake City

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So sue me

Don Merrill, of Salt Lake City, Utah, was frustrated with just one small aspect of his credit card company?they wouldn't stop sending those convenience checks in the mail. But after a year of trying, he found a way to make them.


Utah's environmental outlaw: hero or criminal?

When the U.S. Bureau of Land Management auctioned oil/gas drilling leases in Salt Lake City last month, Tim DeChristopher, a University of Utah student, won $1.7 million dollars worth of land rights. The problem: he never had any intent of paying for it.