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Two former Utah attorneys general arrested on bribery charges
Two former Utah attorneys general arrested on bribery charges

Two former Utah attorneys general were arrested Tuesday on state charges of taking bribes from businessmen and obstructing justice while running one of the state’s highest offices. The arrests were the culmination of a political scandal that had swept through Utah's halls of power for two years as both criminal and legislative investigators, as well as local reporters, tried to trace the threads of influence that ran through the attorney general's office from 2008 to 2013. The investigations resulted in allegations of destroyed emails, fabricated invoices, free resort trips to California and an apparent “shakedown” by an indicted online gambling entrepreneur...

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