SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Republican Congresswoman Mia Love is repaying $1074 for her flight to and from Washington, D.C. to attend the White House Correspondents Association Dinner in April. Her spokesman says she conducted official business in her office while in town for the dinner but will reimburse the government to ensure there's no question about the use of taxpayer money.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 30-year-old Utah woman convicted of pretending to be a lawyer is headed to jail. Prosecutors say Karla Carbo used the name of a real lawyer and represented five clients, even negotiating a plea deal for one of them. She pleaded guilty to four felony charges in a plea deal with prosecutors.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Another federal judge is asking to be taken off the case of a county commissioner convicted of leading an ATV protest ride through ancient ruins. U.S. District Court Judge Jill Parrish says she should be disqualified because she represented the Bureau of Land Management from 1995-2003 when she was a federal prosecutor.
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Crews are repairing the stage at Weber State University's Allred Theater after it was flooded during a rainstorm Tuesday. The Standard-Examiner reports the roof of the building had been removed for repairs when the storm hit. A Weber State spokeswoman says most of the damage was to the stage floor, which is covered in a special smooth black paint for dancing.