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  1. Out-of-control Utah cop who dragged nurse out of hospital has been firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Raw Story

    The Salt Lake City Police Department in Utah has fired a police detective, who was filmed forcefully handcuffing and roughly detaining a nurse at the University Hospital in Salt Lake City for refusing to allow him to draw blood from a sedated patient, a Salt Lake Police spokesman said Tuesday. A department spokesman, Sgt.

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  2. Shocking footage shows moment police shot black man in the back as he fledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | The Raw Story

    Footage has emerged that shows the moment a black man was shot in the back as he attempted to flee from police in Salt Lake City, in what has been described by a civil rights activist as a "brutal execution."

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  3. Mormons slam racism as 'morally wrong' at conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | The Raw Story

    Leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints condemned "any prejudice," including nationalism and racism, at an eventful general conference in Salt Lake City over the weekend, which was marred by the death of a top Mormon official.

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  4. Utah detective wants to apologize for assaulting nurseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Raw Story

    A Salt Lake City Police officer who was suspended for the unlawful arrest of nurse Alex Wubbels wants to apologize for the incident, reports said Tuesday. Detective Jeff Payne's attorney, Greg Skordas, told CBS affiliate 2News his client would "love the chance" to apologize and that he was not making any excuses for Payne.

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  5. REVEALED: Cop who bullied Utah nurse has history of 'unwanted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | The Raw Story

    The cop who arrested Utah nurse Alex Wubbels after she refused to follow his orders and draw a blood sample from an unconscious man has also sexually harassed another police department employee, according to The Salt Lake Tribune . Salt Lake City Police Detective Jeff Payne, who is currently being investigated by the FBI for his arrest of Alex Wubbels on July 26, made "unwanted physical contact" with a female officer multiple times, according to the police chief in a May 2013 letter obtained by the Salt Lake Tribune.

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  6. Bodycam footage suggests Utah cop who violently arrested a nurse had orders to back downRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Footage from Salt Lake City police detective Jeff Payne's body camera appears to confirm the police chief's claim that he ordered his officers not to push for a blood test from a car accident victim.

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  7. Warren Jeffs' cult ordered to shell out $16 million for forcing a teen to marry her cousinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Raw Story

    A woman who was forced by convicted cult leader and child molester Warren Jeffs to marry her cousin when she was 14 is to be awarded $16 million by his Mormon cult. According to Hemant Mehta at The Friendly Atheist , a Utah district court ordered the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints to pay Elissa Wall more than $16 million in damages for offences "so extreme that it went beyond all possible bound of decency and is regarded as atrocious and utterly intolerable in a civilized society."

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  8. FBI probing Utah cop who arrested nurse for refusing to draw bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Raw Story

    The FBI said on Friday it is examining whether federal laws were violated by a Utah police detective who is shown on video assaulting and arresting a nurse after she refused to allow taking a blood sample from an unconscious patient. The July 26 incident involving Salt Lake City police Detective Jeff Payne is already being investigated by state authorities, who requested the help of the Federal Bureau of Investigations on Thursday.

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  9. Utah cop who assaulted nurse over blood draw fired from paramedic jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Last week, a video showing a Salt Lake City police officer violently arresting a nurse for refusing to take a patient's blood went viral and public outcry ensued. Now, according to SLC's Fox 13 News , Jeff Payne, the offending detective, has been fired from his part-time job as a paramedic.

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  10. Utah hospital bars police from patient areas after nurse grabbing incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | The Raw Story

    The University of Utah Hospital, in Salt Lake City, will no longer allow police in patient-care areas nor to deal directly with nurses. The decision which was announced at a Monday press conference comes after an incident where a police officer grabbed and arrested a nurse who was trying to protect a patient's rights.

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  11. Police chief applauds 'heroic' Utah nurse who refused to draw blood for bullying copRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Writing on the Rigby Police Department official Facebook page , the police chief of the small town of Rigby thanked the "heroic" nurse who refused to turn over blood to a bullying cop after one of their officers was involved in a horrific head-on accident. The confrontation between nurse Alex Wubbels, of University Hospital's Burn Unit in Salt Lake City, and detective Jeff Payne made national news when a video of the cop handcuffing her for refusing to break the law went viral.

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  12. Mormon leader ousted in rare and mysterious excommunicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Raw Story

    The removal of James Hamula as a "general authority" of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was the first time a top leader had been ousted in nearly 30 years, according to the Salt Lake Tribune. Eric Hawkins, a spokesman, said in a statement the decision was taken "following Church disciplinary action" but added the church "will not discuss the proceedings of a disciplinary council."

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  13. 2-year old with cerebral palsy beaten to death by Utah man who later...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | The Raw Story

    A Salt Lake City man has been charged in the beating death of his then-girlfriend's 19-month-old daughter in 2016, prior to marrying the woman and fathering another child with her. According to the Deseret News , Jake Don Jensen, 29, has been charged with child abuse homicide and child abuse - a second-degree felony.

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  14. Four aboard small plane die in crash on Utah highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Raw Story

    All four people aboard a single-engine aircraft died when the plane crash-landed on a highway in Utah on Wednesday and caught fire, police said. The crash about 35 miles north of Salt Lake City shut down parts of the road and led to massive traffic jams, said Sergeant Todd Royce, a Utah Highway Patrol spokesman.

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  15. Mormon church cuts 12-year-old girl's mic as she comes out as gay to her congregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Raw Story

    A Mormon church in Salt Lake City, UT cut the mic of a twelve-year-old girl while she came out as a lesbian to her congregation, Crooks and Liars reports . Savannah, a member of the church, was speaking before her congregation on Sunday about her believe that "God loves [her] just this way because a he loves all his creations," when she was abruptly silenced by the church, according to video of the incident.

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  16. Utah Muslim leader barred from entering the US after trip to Kenya...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Yussuf Awadir Abdi, a Salt Lake City imam and American citizen, is stranded in Kenya after being denied entry to the United States, the Salt Lake Tribune reports . Abdi was barred from boarding a flight from Kenya's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, where he was returning to the United States with his wife and five children.

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  17. In major breakthrough, tiny Utah firm regenerates skin, hair in pigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Raw Story

    A small U.S. biotech has successfully regenerated skin and stimulated hair growth in pigs with burns and abrasions, paving the way for a scientific breakthrough that could lead to the regeneration of fully functional human skin. Salt Lake City-based PolarityTE Inc's patented approach to tissue engineering is designed to use a patient's own healthy tissue to re-grow human skin for the treatment of burns and wounds.

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  18. Why it's time for the Mormon Church to revisit its diverse pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Raw Story

    A figure of Mormon Church founder Joseph Smith, as seen in the North Visitors' Center at Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah By Benjamin Park, Assistant Professor of History, Sam Houston State University. Mormon missionaries pray before the start of a class in Mandarin Chinese language at the Missionary Training Center, in Provo, Utah.

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  19. Many of Warren Jeffs' fundamentalist polygamous sect members are about to be homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Raw Story

    The towns of Hildale and adjoining Colorado City, Arizona are known for its most famous former resident: Warren Jeffs. The notorious leader of a radical Mormon sect that practiced polygamy and allowed child rape and mandated teen marriages was sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years, leaving behind his followers to fend for themselves.

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  20. Utah town hall goes off the rails when congressman states support for building Trump's wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Rep. Chris Stewart got a rude welcome in his district Friday night when he attended a town hall only to be faced with constituents chanting, "Do your job" and booing him when he bluntly stated he supported President Donald Trump's plan to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico. Appearing at Salt Lake City's West High School, Stewart faced a packed house and told them, "It's my job to be here," as many in the crowd criticized fellow GOP colleague Jason Chaffetz who has been critical of constituents showing up at his town halls to voice their displeasure.

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