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July 27, 2016

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Former Henderson city employee pleads not guilty to pandering
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
A former city of Henderson employee accused of tipping off a massage parlor to police operations and city inspections in return for sexual favors pleaded not guilty today to charges of ...
Woman pleads not guilty in fatal DUI case
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
A woman accused of hitting and killing a pedestrian with her car last month pleaded not guilty today to charges of DUI and failing to stop at the scene of a crash. Whitney Greco, 25, sobbed with ...
Not guilty plea entered for Vince Neil in battery case
Not guilty plea entered for Vince Neil in battery case
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
An attorney for former Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil entered a not guilty plea on the singer’s behalf to a misdemeanor battery charge, setting the stage for ...
Metro Police officer pleads not guilty to insurance fraud
Thursday, July 21, 2016
A Metro Police officer facing charges of insurance fraud pleaded not guilty this morning and will go to trial in September. Jeffrey Lynn Harper, 38, stood quietly ...
Bail set at $100,000 for Metro officer accused of DUI crashes
Bail set at $100,000 for Metro officer accused of DUI crashes
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
K.C. Wells was stuck in nearly stalled traffic on Interstate 15 early Saturday when he heard the sounds of crashing cars behind him and looked into his rearview mirror. What he saw ...
Commission expands diversion program for illegal peddling
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
People caught illegally selling goods on the Las Vegas Strip may avoid criminal prosecution and jail time if they qualify for a recently established ...
Las Vegas man sentenced to 25 years for oil fraud scheme
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Federal authorities say a former Marine has been sentenced to 25 years in jail for a multimillion dollar Nigerian oil fraud scheme. The Justice Department said Tuesday that 65-year-old Anton Paul Drago ...
Judge issues emergency order in Switch lawsuit
Judge issues emergency order in Switch lawsuit
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
A federal judge has issued an emergency order to preserve potential evidence in data company Switch’s lawsuit against the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada and NV Energy. Switch sued ...
Bench trial set for August in school cop cover-up case
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
A federal judge has scheduled an Aug. 8 bench trial for a suspended Las Vegas-area school police officer accused of attacking a student and ...
Photo: Rancher Cliven Bundy listens to a question from a
Judge: Most documents in Bundy case in Nevada to stay sealed
Monday, July 18, 2016
A federal magistrate judge in Las Vegas cited prosecutors' concerns about threats of violence in a ruling that keeps many documents secret in the Nevada criminal case involving rancher Cliven Bundy and ...
Judge dismisses GOP Assembly hopeful's election challenge
Judge dismisses GOP Assembly hopeful's election challenge
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
A Clark County District Court judge today dismissed a challenge to the primary election of Republican Assemblyman James Oscarson of Pahrump, saying there ...
Ammon Bundy returning to downtown Portland jail
Monday, July 11, 2016
Ammon and Ryan Bundy will be reunited at a downtown Portland jail. The men who are awaiting trial on charges related to the armed occupation of an Oregon bird sanctuary were ...
Vince Neil charged with assaulting autograph seeker in Las Vegas
Vince Neil charged with assaulting autograph seeker in Las Vegas
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Mötley Crüe's Vince Neil has been charged with misdemeanor battery following an April incident where the singer allegedly assaulted an autograph seeker ...
Federal judge in Oregon denies Bundy request for trial delay
Thursday, July 7, 2016
A federal judge has rejected Ammon and Ryan Bundy's request for a trial delay. The Bundys and more than a dozen other defendants are scheduled for trial in September on charges stemming from the January takeover of ...
British man pleads not guilty in Trump shooting plot case
British man pleads not guilty in Trump shooting plot case
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
A British man accused of grabbing a police officer’s gun at last month’s Donald Trump rally in Las Vegas and later telling authorities he wanted to shoot the GOP presidential candidate pleaded not guilty ...