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Utah Office of the Attorney General Press Releases

183 Press Releases
  • Published on May 20, 2022 - 23:36 GMT

    Steve Garside Service Award Announcement

    The Utah Prosecution Council announced and presented the “Steve Garside Service Award” on April 22, 2022. Steve has contributed to Layton City for decades, as a prosecutor, assistant city attorney and now as the assistant city manager. This award is …

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  • Published on May 16, 2022 - 20:00 GMT

    DEFENDING AFFORDABLE DRUG PRICES: AG REYES JOINS NATIONWIDE COALITION  

    SALT LAKE CITY – Today, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes joined a bipartisan, nationwide coalition of attorneys general in two amicus briefs defending affordable drug prices before the United States Courts of Appeals for the Third Circuit and District …

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  • Published on May 6, 2022 - 20:01 GMT

    Alert: Scammers Posing as ICAC Officers Calling Utah Residents

    The Utah Attorney General’s Office wants to alert the public of a telephone scam involving a person posing as a member of the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force. There have been several reports of people receiving calls from someone posing …

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  • Published on April 29, 2022 - 18:39 GMT

    AG Reyes To Congress: Support Low-Income Legal Assistance

    Today, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes joined the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), which sent a letter to Congress to support beneficent funding for the Legal Services Corporation (LSC). The LSC provides critical legal assistance to …

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  • Published on April 25, 2022 - 17:38 GMT

    AG Reyes Supports Benefits for Public Safety Officers & Families Affected by Work Related PTSD

    Attorney General Reyes and 45 attorneys general urge Congress to pass The Public Safety Officer Support Act of 2022. The legislation addresses gaps in support for public safety officers who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) associated with …

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  • Published on April 24, 2022 - 02:05 GMT

    Senator Orrin Hatch, 1934-2022

    Today, Utahns and the Utah Attorney General’s Office are honoring and remembering Senator Orrin Hatch, who passed away at age 88. Sen. Hatch served in the U.S. Senate representing Utah from 1977-to 2019. His 42-year tenure was the longest-serving Senator …

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  • Published on April 21, 2022 - 22:21 GMT

    AG Reyes Joins Coalition in Asking for Temporary Restraining Order Against Title 42 Revokation Ahead of Deadline

    SALT LAKE CITY — Today, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes joined a coalition asking the court for a Temporary Restraining Order to stop the Biden administration from implementing their Title 42 revocation prematurely. General Reyes is joined by 20 other …

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  • Published on April 21, 2022 - 20:43 GMT

    AG Statement: Utah Letter Blasts S&P on ESG Ratings

    On April 21st 2022, Utah leaders wrote to S&P about their credit ratings for Utah. See the following news release: SALT LAKE CITY — Today, Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes, along with other state and federal leaders, unified in a letter to Standard …

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  • Published on April 20, 2022 - 23:23 GMT

    Utah AG Prosecutes Child Porn Case; Gets Severe Sentence

    Today, April 20th, 2022, Jonathan Isaac Dew was sentenced to 1-15 years in prison after being convicted of 13 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, after the jury convicted him on March 8th, 2022. Though many of these cases often receive a sentence of …

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  • Published on April 19, 2022 - 16:45 GMT

    AGs Urge GoFundMe: Better Disclosure and Clarity

    Today, a bipartisan coalition of Attorneys General, including Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes, wrote GoFundMe to urge better disclosure policies and greater clarity in terms of service for consumers who use their platform. GoFundMe has become a popular …

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  • Published on April 15, 2022 - 17:55 GMT

    23-State Coalition Supports Religious Liberty for Service Members on Vaccine Mandate

    SALT LAKE CITY — Today, a coalition of 23 Attorneys General, including Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes, filed an amicus brief in Dunn v Austin in support of Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Dunn’s challenge regarding the Biden Administration’s COVID-19 …

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  • Published on April 8, 2022 - 18:32 GMT

    AG Reyes Joins 22-State Coalition Against Overreaching Federal-Firearm Accessory Ban

    SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes is part of a 22-state coalition asking the U.S. Supreme Court to take the case of Gun Owners of America v. Merrick Garland, against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) …

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  • Published on March 31, 2022 - 21:15 GMT

    AG Reyes Urges Tik Tok/Snapchat to Give Parents More Control

    Utah Attorney General Reyes and 44 attorneys general wrote TikTok and Snapchat this week to urge them to give parents the ability to monitor their children’s social media usage and protect their children from online threats using parental control apps. The …

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  • Published on March 25, 2022 - 16:45 GMT

    Protect Kids with Child ID Kit

    This week, KSL ran a Story about new Child ID kits, now available to parents of every school-age child in Utah.   The ID kit helps parents collect fingerprints and other information from their children in envelopes that are kept at home – and NOT in a …

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  • Published on March 24, 2022 - 20:40 GMT

    Potential Dangers for Teens on Social Media

    SALT LAKE CITY — Everyone likes to be online and surf, chat, and shop. But for young people, there are potential dangers that can be frightening and/or unexpected. Our office is observing a growing number of teens are putting themselves in danger by …

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  • Published on March 14, 2022 - 22:02 GMT

    Honoring Prosecutor Robert Stott

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Attorney General’s Office is honoring longtime prosecutor Robert Stott, who passed away March 12, 2022.  Working for the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s office, he prosecuted some of the most notorious criminals in Utah …

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  • Published on March 12, 2022 - 03:54 GMT

    Roosevelt 13 Year Old Returned Home After ICAC Investigation

    ROOSEVELT — The Roosevelt Police Department led an investigation assisted by the Utah Attorney General’s Office, Unita County Sheriff’s Office, the FBI, and other law enforcement and in conjunction with tech company Meta, in arresting 25-year-old Chris …

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  • Published on March 11, 2022 - 01:49 GMT

    Utah Joins Multistate Anti-Mask Mandate Efforts

    SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes is supporting efforts to protect individuals from mask mandates by joining an amicus brief on the mandate for Federal Contractor Employees and by signing onto a letter demanding President Biden rescind …

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  • Published on February 26, 2022 - 00:35 GMT

    Settlement: Utah to Receive Millions from Drug Distributors and Johnson & Johnson

    SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes announced today the final approval of the $26 billion opioid agreement with the nation’s three major pharmaceutical distributors: Cardinal, McKesson, AmerisourceBergen, and Johnson & Johnson. …

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  • Published on February 24, 2022 - 20:24 GMT

    Utah Urges Federal Trade Commission to Outlaw Impersonation Scams

    SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Attorney General Sean D. Reyes, as part of a bipartisan coalition of 49 attorneys general, has called on the Federal Trade Commission to adopt a national rule to target impersonation scams.  Department of Commerce Executive Director …

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