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Rule 15-513. Immunity from civil suits.

Participants in proceedingsconducted under this article shall be entitled to the same protections forstatements made in the course of the proceedings as participants in judicialproceedings. The district courts, Committee members, supervising attorneysengaged in pro bono assistance, trustees appointed pursuant to Rule 15-527, andOPC counsel and staff shall be immune from suit, except as provided in UtahRules of Civil Procedure 65A and 65B, for any conduct committed in the courseof their official duties, including the investigatory stage. There is noimmunity from civil suit for intentional misconduct.

 

Effective November 1, 2018