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  1. Inmates want to add firing squad as execution method on Tennessee's death rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | USA Today

    ... this once-abandoned death penalty method. Video provided by Newsy The execution chamber at the Utah State Prison after Ronnie Lee Gardner was killed via firing squad June 18, 2010, the most recent use in the United States. The bullet holes are ...

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  2. Tooele man sentenced to prison for unlawful sexual conductRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    The Tooele man who impregnated a 16-year-old girl was sentenced to up to 5 years in the Utah State Prison during sentencing in 3rd District Court on Tuesday.

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  3. Governor calls for corrections investigation following killing of Utah studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | KSL-TV

    ... Sex and Kidnap Offender Registry. Rowland was initially incarcerated from 2004 to 2012, according to the Utah State Prison, and then sent back and released two more times for parole violations. In January, Rowland went before the Utah Board of ...

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  4. Utah inmates donate pumpkins to students with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... look forward to on Wed. Oct. 24, 2018. Inmates who take part in the Green Thumb Nursery program at the Utah State prison grew and harvested the pumpkins that were donated to the school for the 10th year. The Salt Lake Tribune) Monet Heath, 15, ...

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  5. Dea Millerberg released from prison, online records showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | KSL-TV

    ... meeting conditions for early release, according to the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole online database. Utah State Prison records also show she had been paroled. She was originally sentenced to be released in 2019 when she was sentenced in 2014. ...

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  6. Hotline breaks 12-year-old rape cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... sexual assault and aggravated robbery, all first-degree felonies. Benavidez is already incarcerated at the Utah State Prison in Gunnison for his role in a high-profile murder in Salt Lake City that happened two years after the alleged rape. In July ...

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  7. Man convicted in killing of 7-year-old now faces rape chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | KSL-TV

    One of three men sentenced to prison for killing a 7-year-old girl hit by a stray bullet during a gang-related drive-by shooting 10 years ago has now been charged in a gang-related kidnapping and rape. Frank P. Benavidez, 31, who is currently an inmate at the Utah State Prison in Gunnison, was charged Tuesday in 3rd District Court with aggravated kidnapping, aggravated sexual assault and aggravated robbery, all first-degree felonies.

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  8. Gunman in 1999 Ogden murder granted paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Richards, who has been incarcerated for 19 years in the Utah State Prison for the 1999 stabbing death of Steven Malan, 29, in Ogden, has been granted a parole date by the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole. He will be released from prison on Jan. 22. In 1999, Richards got into an argument with Malan after going to a party in Ogden.

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  9. Elizabeth Smart kidnapper moved to federal halfway houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | KSL-TV

    The woman who helped kidnap and assault Elizabeth Smart in 2002 had been in a South Salt Lake motel off 3300 South since being released from the Utah State Prison a week ago. But according to the Sex and Kidnap Offender Registry, her address is now listed as being at the federal Bureau of Prisons' Salt Lake City Center on 2100 South.

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  10. Police: Man confesses to restaurant robbery, then changes his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... near 7400 South and Redwood Road. Perez was sentenced in that incident in 2013 to one to 15 years in the Utah State Prison, according to court records. We're sorry, currently this live video stream is only available inside of Utah or an approved RSL ...

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  11. 'I have learned to despise my actions': Man who killed infant son 18 years ago seeks paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... the surface of his brain. Ayotte pleaded guilty to murder and was sentenced to five years to life in the Utah State Prison. His first parole hearing was in 2010, where the board set the 2022 release. Because of the progress he has made while ...

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  12. Police: Man walks into station to confess to robbery, then changes his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | Deseret News

    ... g near 7400 South and Redwood Road. Perez was sentenced in that incident in 2013 to one to 15 years in the Utah State Prison, according to court records.

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  13. 'I just want a chance': Man sentenced to prison for 1999 murder seeks paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | Deseret News

    Jeremy Edwin Richards says he'll serve whatever time the Board of Pardons and Parole decides is best. But Richards believes after 19 years in the Utah State Prison, he has changed and is ready to be a productive member of society again.

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  14. 'I had to change my ways': Man convicted in teen's high-profile killing granted paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... both second-degree felonies. Keomanivong was sentenced to consecutive sentences of one to 15 years at the Utah State Prison for each charge, plus an enhancement of up to five additional years for using a gun. The Utah Board of Pardons and Parole, ...

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  15. Police: Report that Barzee caused disturbance at South Salt Lake motel 'unfounded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... "We have had no contact with Wanda Barzee." TMZ reported Thursday that Barzee, who was released from Utah State Prison Wednesday morning , created a stir at the motel she was staying at. A guest complained she went on a religious tirade at the motel ...

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  16. Smart won't live in fear after kidnapper releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Utah sex offenders and is a condition of Barzee's release. Barzee's registration shows her address as the Utah State Prison in Draper, outside Salt Lake City. Prison and probation officials did not immediately respond to email and phone messages ...

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  17. Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart released from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    This April 8, 2016, file photo, provided by Utah State Prison shows Wanda Barzee. Appearing in an interview Tuesday, Sept.

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  18. The Latest: Smart won't live in fear after kidnapper releaseRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    This April 8, 2016, file photo, provided by Utah State Prison shows Wanda Barzee. Appearing in an interview Tuesday, Sept.

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  19. Wanda Barzee was released from prison Wednesday morning.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | New York Post

    The woman who kidnapped Elizabeth Smart and stood by as her husband repeatedly raped the then-teen 16 years ago was sprung from prison Wednesday. Wanda Barzee was freed from Utah State Prison just after 8 a.m., the Utah Department of Corrections said, NBC News reported.

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  20. Kavanaugh's accuser faces a familiar pattern: Deny, attack and reverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | KIII

    ... of kidnapping for her part in the infamous abduction of Elizabeth Smart 16 years ago was released from Utah State Prison Wednesday . Wanda Barzee, 72, pleaded guilty to kidnapping and other charges in 2003. Her husband, Brian David Mitchell, slipped ...

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