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Procrastination as rejection in the permitting process


With no deadline by which a permit decision has to be made, issuing entities can indefinitely postpone consideration of an application, effectively denying it.

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Davis County program helps police and the mentally ill


Davis county has implemented a new approach toward helping those with mental health and drug addiction problems.

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Is justice served with overwhelming fines?


Fines and fees can be overwhelming, but there's a way to help minimize the negative impact they pose on a person's life.

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How code enforcement became a pawn in neighborhood disputes


Anonymous complaints hinder an objective and just code enforcement process.

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How Utah just expanded access to justice


Last week, the court unanimously approved a first-in-the-nation pilot program to expand access to legal help by allowing Utahns to begin offering non-traditional legal services.