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What is the Penalty for a Class B Misdemeanor in Utah?

Being arrested, charged, and convicted of a crime can have a severe impact on your personal life and career. While the penalties for being convicted of a misdemeanor will not be equal to those handed down by a felony conviction, a misdemeanor conviction should not be...

How Do I Look Up a Criminal Case in Utah?

If you’re involved in court case as either a defendant or a victim, you know that it’s important to be able to access your records. Utah residents may be interested in accessing records for a variety of reasons. Whether you’re involved in a case...

What Are the Rules About Criminal Background Checks in Utah?

According to recent studies, approximately 95% of U.S. employers – roughly nine in 10 companies – conduct background checks against job applicants. If you’re applying for work in Utah, but you have a record of arrests or criminal convictions, you may...

Can You Be Charged with Multiple DUI Counts in Utah?

In Utah criminal cases, defendants can be charged with multiple counts of an offense. For example, the defendant in a drunk driving case might be charged with two, three, or more counts of DUI. Put simply, one “count” is equivalent to one charge. So how do...

I Don’t Live in Utah but Got Charged with a Crime in Utah

Utah is a heavily toured place. People visit from all over for the skiing and cultural attractions. It can—and very frequently does—happen that people come to Utah to visit, commit crimes, and then return to their home state. A non-resident’s crime,...
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