• Petitioned John Swallow Utah Attorney General

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John Swallow Utah Attorney General
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Gary Herbert
Governor's office
Nic
Utah Governor
Utah State Senate
Utah State House

John Swallow please step down and Resign from the Utah Attorney Generals Office

    1. Aaron christner
    2. Petition by

      Aaron christner

      Salt Lake City, UT

This petition is about bringing back honesty, integrity, ethics and a good name back to Utah Politics, This is an office that should be transparent and fair with everyone in the public..

This Elected position shouldn't be bought and paid for..

People always say "where there is smoke,there is fire". So Lets not let these officials sweep this fire under the rug!

sign this petition.

To:
John Swallow Utah Attorney General, Utah Attorney General
Gary Herbert, Governor's office
Nic, Governor's office
Utah Governor
Utah State Senate
Utah State House
nicdunn@utah.gov

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    News

    1. Swallow Responds to allegations in formal letter

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Attorney General Swallow files response to alleged election violations | Deseret News

      Utah Attorney General John Swallow filed a response with the lieutenant governor's office Tuesday to allegations that he violated state election laws. SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Attorney General John Swallow filed a response with the lieutenant governor's office Tuesday to allegations that he violated state election laws.

    2. Silence on Swallow

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Dan Liljenquist: Silence on Swallow matter is not indifference | Deseret News

      Dan Liljenquist For the Deseret News It has been one week since I called for the resignation of Attorney General John Swallow on these pages. Over this past week, several Utahns have asked me, "Why are Republican legislators silent on the Swallow scandal?"

    3. DCP quick to blame

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Video of former A. G. Mark Shurtleff to be used against company

      It was 2009, and there was Mark Shurtleff, touting his forthcoming book about Dred Scott, praising the healing powers of a Lehi company's products and lauding its multilevel-marketing model. "That's a great business model, and I support it 100 percent," Utah's then-attorney general told a Green Tea Co.

    4. City Weekly Letter of the week

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      John Swallow Should Resign

      Over the past several weeks, numerous allegations have been leveled against Attorney General John Swallow, including, most prominently, his alleged role in a scheme to bribe Sen. Harry Reid. This was followed by an imputation by three Utah businessmen who claim that Swallow offered them protection in exchange for contributions to then-Attorney General Mark Shurtleff's campaign fund.

    5. Poor John

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Poor John Swallow

      First Published 8 hours ago * Updated 8 hours ago Things are unbelievably bad in Utah: * Attorney General John Swallow is in the midst of a scandal. Even if his version is true, it's pretty bad. He refuses to consider resigning and acts like the victim.

    6. The Swallow Bill

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Bill in response to Swallow's consulting gets committee OK

      Bill in response to Swallow's consulting gets committee OK SB83 " Measure would require parity on moonlighting rules. By Robert Gehrke | The Salt Lake Tribune First Published Feb 26 2013 10:55 am * Updated 1 minute ago A bill to clamp down on the consulting work that state officials do - spurred by a side deal that new Attorney General John Swallow engaged in when he was a top deputy in the office - breezed through a committee hearing Tuesday.

    7. Tolerant of Scandal in Utah?

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Repubs Ever-Tolerant of Scandal

      News stories about Utah Attorney General John Swallow lately have a confetti-like quality, raining down gently upon us each day. And, there's been no letup -- which must be disheartening to the Republican Party faithful who hoped and prayed and darned well expected that the allegations of scandal might have blown over by now.

    8. Feds delay new indictment

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Feds delay new indictment against Utah businessman Jeremy Johnson

      A new criminal indictment of St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson that was due Wednesday has been postponed. U.S. District Judge David Nuffer agreed to extend the deadline for a new indictment to March 6. Nuffer had set Wednesday as the date after Johnson and prosecutors failed to complete a plea agreement at a Jan.

    9. Questions still unanswered the Deseret News says

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Ethics bill emerges in wake of probes of Utah Lt. Gov Bell, Swallow

      State senators on Friday were vouching for the honesty and character of Lt. Gov. Greg Bell, a former Senate colleague who now finds himself ensnared in a federal probe after intervening in a child-abuse investigation and pushing for an audit of the case.

    10. More ethic bills emerge with the wake of 2 probes in the cabinet

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Ethics bill emerges in wake of probes of Utah Lt. Gov Bell, Swallow

      State senators on Friday were vouching for the honesty and character of Lt. Gov. Greg Bell, a former Senate colleague who now finds himself ensnared in a federal probe after intervening in a child-abuse investigation and pushing for an audit of the case.

    11. Resign or impeachment Dan L. from the Deseret News Calls for

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      John Swallow's outside consulting would be banned under proposed law | Deseret News

      Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, introduced legislation Thursday that would ban the type of outside consulting work Utah Attorney General John Swallow did while serving as chief deputy attorney general. SALT LAKE CITY - It could come to be known as the Swallow rule. Sen.

    12. The Swallow Bill

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      John Swallow's outside consulting would be banned under proposed law | Deseret News

      Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, introduced legislation Thursday that would ban the type of outside consulting work Utah Attorney General John Swallow did while serving as chief deputy attorney general. SALT LAKE CITY - It could come to be known as the Swallow rule. Sen.

    13. Swallow's secret transfer

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Utah AG transferred LLCs before signing conflict of interest forms

      SALT LAKE CITY - Fox 13 has learned that John Swallow transferred control of three companies to his wife Suzanne on the same day he filed his final conflict of interest form for his campaign for Utah Attorney General. Swallow did not disclose involvement with the three Limited Liability Corporations (LLCs) in the conflict of interest form.

    14. Latest news headlines for John Swallow Scandal

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Disappointed Republicans Tweet About Vote Against Swallow Discussion | KUTV.com

      Disappointed Republicans Tweet About Vote Against Swallow Discussion (KUTV) Some disappointed Utah Republicans took to Twitter to vent about the vote by the GOP State Central Committee not to discuss the allegations against embattled Utah Attorney General John Swallow. "I just wish J Swallow would follow the Pope's lead," tweeted Tooele County Commissioner Shawn Milne.

    15. Disappointed Republicans hit Twitter to vent.

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Disappointed Republicans Tweet About Vote Against Swallow Discussion | KUTV.com

      Disappointed Republicans Tweet About Vote Against Swallow Discussion (KUTV) Some disappointed Utah Republicans took to Twitter to vent about the vote by the GOP State Central Committee not to discuss the allegations against embattled Utah Attorney General John Swallow. "I just wish J Swallow would follow the Pope's lead," tweeted Tooele County Commissioner Shawn Milne.

    16. Elephant in the room?

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      A.G. John Swallow doesn't attend, but GOP leaders don't ignore elephant in the room | Deseret News

      Embattled Utah Attorney General John Swallow may have been a no-show at the state Republican Party's Central Committee meeting Saturday, but there was no ignoring the elephant in the room. NEPHI - Embattled Utah Attorney General John Swallow may have been a no-show at the state Republican Party's Central Committee meeting Saturday, but there was no ignoring the elephant in the room.

    17. Swallow Alters Financially Forms

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Documents Show Attorney General Swallow Altered Financial Disclosure Forms | Utah Political Capitol

      According to documents obtained by Utah Political Capitol, it seems that embattled Attorney General John Swallow altered his candidacy financial disclosure forms after his original filings. Mr. Swallow filed to run for Attorney General on March 9th, 2012, submitting a financial disclosure form along with his declaration of candidacy (a copy of which is below.)

    18. Swallow must go says the SL Tribune

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Swallow must go

      Either Utah will soon have a new attorney general, or it faces the prospect of going nearly four years effectively having no attorney general at all. The professional reputation and political capital of Attorney General John Swallow have been so severely damaged that it is hard to see how he can effectively carry out the duties of his office.

    19. Swallow entangled in Poker Debates

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Poker debate pops up in Johnson-Swallow meeting, emails

      The issue arose at the pair's now-famous - and secretly recorded - doughnut shop meeting in Orem last year during which Johnson is heard repeatedly asserting that Swallow had sent him an email signing off on the legality of such poker payments.

    20. Protection for Money?

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Swallow suggested cash in exchange for protection, sources say

      Three Utah businessmen say John Swallow suggested they would have protection in the Attorney General's Office if they were willing to contribute to Mark Shurtleff's campaign fund. The three men independently tell strikingly similar stories. In separate 2009 meetings, Swallow indicated that donors would get special consideration if the Attorney General's Office ever had to pursue complaints against their businesses.

    21. John Swallow issues should have been told to voters

      Aaron christner
      Petition Organizer
      Concerns over Swallow's dealings should have been shared with voters, state leaders say | Deseret News

      SALT LAKE CITY - Gov. Gary Herbert and legislative leaders said Tuesday voters should have heard more about the allegations against Utah Attorney General John Swallow before his election in November. Their comments came a day after former Attorney General Mark Shurtleff revealed he went to federal authorities shortly before the Nov.

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