Move to Amend

Local Government
4:06 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Attorney Says Move to Amend Ballot Follows Rules

Salt Lake City’s Attorney says it’s perfectly legal for an individual or a group that’s behind a citizen initiative to submit both the, for and against statements in the voter information packet that comes with a ballot. On Monday, it was revealed that an active member of the anti-corporate personhood group Move to Amend is the face behind the statement “against” a local opinion question the group posed to Salt Lake City voters this month through a mail-in ballot.

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Local Government
10:20 pm
Sun September 15, 2013

Questions Raised About Salt Lake City's Move to Amend Ballot

Some people are concerned that a ballot Salt Lake City voters received in their mailboxes earlier this month is a waste of taxpayer dollars. The objectivity of the information accompanying the ballot is also in question. 

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Local Government
4:33 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Salt Lake City Residents Set to Vote on Corporate Personhood Resolution

Are you for or against a campaign to amend the U.S. constitution to say that corporations are not people and money is not speech? That’s the question Salt Lake City residents are being asked to answer this month as part of a new citizen initiative tool city officials created to let voters have their say. 

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4:09 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Anti-Corporate Personhood Initiative Stalled

Salt Lake City County Building

An effort to ban corporate personhood in America through a local Salt Lake ballot initiative has been stopped, but city officials who support the measure say it’s not over yet.

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