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Trial date set for lawsuit against former UHP trooper accused of making improper DUI stops

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Posted at 5:50 PM, Nov 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-27 19:50:35-05

SALT LAKE CITY — A judge has set a March date for the jury trial in a lawsuit against a former Utah Highway Patrol Trooper accused of making improper traffic stops.

The two-day trial was set in Thomas Romero’s lawsuit against former Trooper Lisa Steed, who is facing a number of accusations of making improper DUI stops.

The judge did reject lawyers’ request for a class action lawsuit earlier this year, which could have resulted in hundreds of claims against Steed and the Utah Highway Patrol. Click here for details on that ruling.