SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The family of a 14-year-old boy who committed suicide outside Bennion Junior High in Taylorsville has reached a settlement with the school district. The family of David Phan had filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education and was considering a lawsuit. His parents said he had been bullied.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity is accusing Papa John's Pizza of breaking the law when they fired employee with Down syndrome from a store in Farmington. The suit seeks back pay and damages for Scott Bonn. Representatives for Papa John's did not immediately respond to a message seeking comment.
PROVO, Utah (AP) — A Utah doctor convicted of murder in his wife's death and recently sentenced to 17 years to life in prison had decided to appeal. Martin MacNeill's attorney filed a notice today that he will challenge the conviction to the Utah Court of Appeals. A jury found him guilty last year following a three-week trial.
ZION NATIONAL PARK, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Utah have identified a 34-year-old Southern California man found dead at Zion National Park after flash flooding on a popular hiking trail as Douglas Yoshi Vo. A National Park Service spokesman says that Vo's body was found Sunday in the Virgin River Narrows, a day after rapidly rising water separated him from a hiking companion.