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Grandmother who forged papers to get custody of grandkids sentenced to jail

Grandmother who forged papers to get custody of grandkids sentenced to jail

By stephen hunt
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Apr 11, 2011 12:15PM MDT

A West Valley City woman charged with child kidnapping and forgery for allegedly tricking a court into giving her custody of her two grandchildren and then fleeing the state with them has been sentenced to probation and 45 days in jail.
Connie Marie Kanon, 44, resolved the case by pleading guilty in 3rd District Court to a lesser charge of third-degree custodial interference.
Judge Denise Lindberg on Friday ordered Kanon to perform 75 hours of community service and obtain a mental health evaluat...

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