May 16, 2024 - News

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📺 In surprise remarks, Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) told MSNBC that President Biden made "an erroneous error" when he didn't pardon former President Trump in federal cases. (NBC News)

  • "I'd have pardoned President Trump. Why? Well, because it makes me, President Biden, the big guy and the person I pardoned a little guy," said Romney, a vocal Trump critic.

⚖️ A hearing involving a Park City woman accused of poisoning and killing her husband and then authoring a children's book about grief has been postponed until mid-June. (AP)

  • The hearing will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence against Kouri Richins, who has maintained her innocence, to take her to trial.

Utah has joined a coalition of GOP states in a lawsuit challenging the Biden administration's Title IX rules expanding protections for transgender student-athletes. (Utah News Dispatch)

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