Yesterday the Utah Supreme Court overturned the conviction of polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs. We speak with Jeff Robinson, news director at KCPW, about the complicated relationship between the state of Utah and its many polygamist sects.
We talk with Tony Yapias, former director of the Utah Office of Hispanic Affairs, and Mark Alvarez, an immigration attorney in Salt Lake City about how the vigilante-type activity is intended to incite fear in the Latino communities.
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.
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.
U.S. Air Force pilot Dick Sherwood flew over Hiroshima half an hour after the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on the city in August 1945, and the experience turned him into a fighter for peace, as Correspondent Jenny Brundine has the story.
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