The trial of Torrey Green and Utah’s Medicaid expansion

Former Utah State University football player Torrey Green, accused of sexually assaulting six women when he was student, takes the stand during the second week of his trial.

Lt. Governor Spencer Cox says he doesn’t expect a delay in the implementation of medicaid expansion in the state, but lawmakers might have different plans. And grocery stores in Utah join the movement to increase the alcohol content of the beer found on their shelves.

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