Tag Archives: West Valley City Police

Justice for Abdi

Justice for Abdi? I Agree, But Here’s What “Justice for Abdi” Means By Ken K. Gourdin Salt Lake County  District Attorney Sim Gill’s office recently found the shooting of Abdi Mohamed, whom a Salt Lake City Police officer shot and … Continue reading

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Cowley commentary

The Salt Lake Tribune Gets It Wrong: Former West Valley City Police Detective Shaun Cowley By Ken K. Gourdin Note: To anyone who might be prone, given the foregoing headline, to dismiss my opinion as mere to mindless criticism of … Continue reading

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Defense Ethics & “The Judge”

Shyster Lawyers? Reflections on Legal Ethics in Light of the Movie, The Judge, and on How Lawyers Can Defend Obviously-Guilty Clients and Still Sleep at Night  By Ken K. Gourdin At the outset, full disclosure is in order: I am … Continue reading

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Law Enforcement & Deadly Force: A Few Random Thoughts on Recent Incidents

By Ken K. Gourdin Pondering the shootings by police of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.; of Danielle Willard in West Valley City, Utah; and of Darien Hunt in Saratoga Springs, Utah, I had the accompanying random thoughts. At the outset, … Continue reading

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