Provoked Police and Deadly Force

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Police officers have a unique and admittedly difficult job: they are required to maintain the peace and enforce the law, even at the risk of their own lives.  Time and again they find themselves in dangerous situations which require split second, life-or-death decisions.  As admirable as the courage required to face such situations might be, it seems […]

Tinker, Taylor, Soldier… Lawyer?

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In 2014, the Utah State Bar Association released an interesting report on the statistics for lawyers in Utah.  According to that report, no fewer than 9,054 lawyers were listed as “active” in the state – roughly one lawyer for every 325 Utah residents that year.  While these numbers have doubtless changed since 2014, the report nevertheless reveals how many […]