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Utah Second Amendment bills range from guns to crossbows

By Abigail Norton
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – Legislators have been debating their 2nd Amendment rights this session with issues ranging from gun education to the use of crossbows. 477 more words

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Bear Lake beaches will again be open to more traffic

By Will Glade
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY — Once again, Bear Lake is about to see a change in laws managing the beaches around the Utah side of the Lake. 503 more words

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From mining to grazing, passed bills impact rural Utah

By Maren McInnes
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY — The 2015 Utah General Legislative Session heard many major bills about rural Utah. Here are some of the many bills that passed… 984 more words

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Tesla bill dies in the House, sparks debate

Abigail Norton
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – House members appeared close to a riot as they debated a bill to allow online car sales in the state. 227 more words

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Opinion: Utah Capitol resolutions are mostly paper tigers

By Simon Liu
Capitol West News

The 61st Utah Legislature has finally earned its adjournment after passing over 500 bills this year. From its wood burning ban and cockfighting bills to its landmark anti-discrimination bill, it will be impossible to predict how many countless lives will be impacted by what the state legislators have achieved in these short couple of months. 524 more words

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2015 Legislature Top 20 stories

Utah lawmakers ended their annual 45-day legislative session on Thursday, March 12, with hundreds of bills waiting for Gov. Gary Herbert’s signature. Some 22 BYU communications students covered the session. 2,964 more words

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Week ending March 15, 2015

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Prison bill has sweetener that seems tailor-made for Salt Lake City by Matt Canham, The Salt Lake Tribune 

“Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker has repeatedly told state lawmakers he doesn’t want a new prison built in his city. 1,101 more words