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THE STATE OF UTAH vs. SHAMUS JOSEF HAWS

Salt Lake County

No. 141601785
 

Charged

11 counts Cruelty to animals recklessly or with criminal negligence

View Criminal Complaint

View Motion to Dismiss Documents   denied

View State’s Response   

 

September 25, 2015

Jury trial – Found guilty by jury

Guilty of 4 counts Cruelty to animals recklessly or with criminal negligence

Shamus Haws Guilty of Animal Cruelty in Horses’ Dehydration Deaths

Shamus Haws Sentenced in Animal Cruelty Case for Horses’ Deaths  

Utah Horse Trainer Gets Deal on Appeal in Animal Cruelty Case

 

November 18, 2015

Sentenced

30-day jail sentence suspended

50-hours community service

$1360 fine

 

 

Appeal Filed

January 25, 2016

Plea resolution    

Utah Horse Trainer Gets Deal on Appeal in Animal Cruelty Case

 

Conviction dismissed

Defendant paid $10,000 to Utah Horse Council

50+ Hours Community Service

 

 

AQHA Professional Horseman Shamus Haws Charged in Horses’ Deaths

Court Documents: Dead Utah Horses Unchecked for 9 Days

Shamus Haws Seeking Dismissal of Animal Cruelty Charges in Horses’ Deaths   

Shamus Haws Asks Judge to Dismiss Animal Cruelty Case   

Judge Denies Haws’ Motion to Dismiss in Case of 10 Dead Horses

Shamus Haws Guilty of Animal Cruelty in Horses’ Dehydration Deaths

Shamus Haws Sentenced in Animal Cruelty Case for Horses’ Deaths  

Utah Horse Trainer Gets Deal on Appeal in Animal Cruelty Case