We live in the Beehive State, yet beekeeping is illegal unless you first register with the government.
Why are bureaucrats being required to micromanage upholsterers and clothiers?
The state's interest in protecting public safety is too often used as justification for regulations that exceed that limited scope.
The Utah Highway Patrol seized money from a person not suspected of a crime, and then gave it to the federal government—circumventing state law that prohibited them from doing so.
For four years, we worked with Representative-now-Senator Anderegg on legislation that would exempt home-based business owners from having to pay money to their city or county for legal permission to work in their own home....
Being presumed innocent sounds great in theory, but in practice, people are held in jail for weeks or months before trial if they're unable to pay the government money.