New evidence postpones sexual assault trial for 3rd time

Booking photo for Kay K. Moosman (Courtesy: Cache County Jail).

LOGAN — The rape trial for Kay K. Moosman has been postponed for a third time after additional evidence was provided in the case. The 59-year-old Mendon man’s two-day trial was scheduled for October 17, after two previous dates were canceled.

Moosman appeared in 1st District Court Monday morning. He was previously charged with rape, sodomy and object rape, all first-degree felonies; along with voyeurism and multiple counts of violating a protective order, all misdemeanors.

Moosman was arrested in June 2018 after the alleged victim reported the assaults to Cache County Sheriff’s deputies. The defendant was apparently acquainted with the woman, who had previously filed a protective order against him.

Later, Moosman is alleged to have tried to cancel the woman’s cell phone account and vehicle insurance. When confronted by officers, he said the whole thing was a big misunderstanding.
Moosman waived his right to a preliminary hearing in September 2018. He also pleaded not guilty to all of the charges.

During Monday’s court appearance, Cache County deputy attorney Dane Murray said Moosman is currently facing a civil case along with the criminal cases. As part of the investigation, the alleged victim provided additional evidence and phone records. Defense attorneys were asking for the continuance of the trial, to give them time to review the new material.

Judge Thomas Willmore said he would allow attorneys to review the evidence. He scheduled a pre-trial conference for November 18.

Moosman could face up to life in prison if convicted. He is currently out of jail after posting $5,000 bail.


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3 Comments

  • Denise Wolfer October 2, 2019 at 2:24 pm Reply

    It is
    A very sad time in our world today for when a man is married to a woman and been happily married for 9 years and they had made a taped together that should remain personal and private. After the tapes were made 6 years ago she still continue to lie next to him in bed go on several vacations outside of the country and everywhere else. I urge people to research themselves to see hpw unjustly this case is.,degrading and with malice when his only goal was loving and treating her better then any man I have seen treat a woman. BIG SURPRISE this is his wife just so everyone knows.
    In return it is her ,in my opinion Rachel has been the abusive one to Kay. She has been charged with with physical abuse and somehow the records have never been brought up. disappeared.? I have never been more disappointed in our judicial system as I am today. I feel I can speak for others as well as I
    That I am not the only one who does not trust our justice system anymore. Is no longer innocent until proven guilty. Is not even guilty until proven innocent. It’s all politics and judgments and it doesn’t matter what
    Proof you have or what you have to say. They are already bias. I am saddened and I worry for our nation.

    • anonymous February 25, 2020 at 2:40 pm Reply

      that snake has had this coming for years. someone should of bashed his face in years ago.

  • Denise Wolfer November 21, 2019 at 4:15 pm Reply

    Again as I stated before our justice system is corrupted and this alleged crime if not true. It was due to some videos made by the couple 6 years ago where they both participated in the videos. Rachel Southwick moosman whom was married to Kay drain all this time up to the last two months the divorce finally went through. You can’t say that a women that has been traumatized that much could come home and have sexual relationships with her husband every night lay next to him and even travel out of the country with him and
    Continue to have a relationship with them for 6 years after her alleged rape. I employ I encourage I asked and I beg that if this goes to trial that every press in the whole state of Utah needs to be there just to see how unjustified the system has violated Kay.
    Man, think about this for one moment you could be charged with rape and sentenced to life in prison for coming home and snuggling up to your wife why is she sleeping and I dare bet that there are 99.9% of husbands out there that I’ve done this exact same thing. I’m disgusted that they destroy a man’s life and taunt his name before even proven guilty or innocent. Only alleged. Also, due to the many violations of the protective order are wrong. They would pull him over for anything and he would get harassed. He finally bought his own body camera that he wears Faithfully and this has been the only thing that has saved his life due to assumed protective order violation. Please public fight for the people to be served affair trial. 4 as of right now in my opinion this has been nothing but complete violation and harassment on Kay Mooeman part
    And the damage has already been done to his reputation and name. It is so unjust and unfair and not fair to the public to report the correct information instead of the distorted. Keep in mind this is all in my own opinion.

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