Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Our broadcast signal serving the St. George (93.9) area is off the air due to mechanical issues. More info.
News

Blackwater Guards Appear in Utah Court, Ordered to D.C.

3032330-2077727786.jpg
Former Blackwater guard Paul Slough leaves Utah federal court with his wife

By Jenny Brundin

http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kuer/local-kuer-802477.mp3

Salt Lake City, UT – A federal magistrate has ruled that that five Blackwater Worldwide security guards indicted for killing Iraqis can't argue their case in Utah and must appear before a court in Washington D.C. The five men face 14 counts of voluntary manslaughter, among other charges. KUER's Jenny Brundin reports.

KUER is listener-supported public radio. Support this work by making a donation today.