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Pahrump man gets 15 years for possessing stolen guns
Friday, April 13, 2018
A Pahrump felon who sold a stolen semiautomatic rifle and a stolen revolver to an undercover federal agent in 2014 is headed to prison, according to ...
Former Nevada GOP political consultant charged with battery
Former Nevada GOP political consultant charged with battery
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
A former Nevada political consultant who worked on Republican campaigns in several states is facing a misdemeanor battery charge stemming from ...
Ex-convict gets 3 years in vicious sucker-punch death
Ex-convict gets 3 years in vicious sucker-punch death
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
A man who last year threw an unprovoked sucker punch outside a bar in downtown Las Vegas, fatally injuring a California man, will serve ...
U.S. prosecutors charge 4 alleged MS-13 members
U.S. prosecutors charge 4 alleged MS-13 members
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Federal criminal charges have been filed against four alleged MS-13 gang members who police have said are responsible for 10 killings in and around Las Vegas ...
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Groups seek reprimand for Nevada judge over Trump comment
Monday, March 26, 2018
A state judge who told convicted felons that once they get their voting rights back they can cast ballots for President Donald Trump in 2020 defended her actions ...
Woman accused of theft over celebrity bookings that didn’t materialize
Friday, March 23, 2018
A Las Vegas woman accused of taking more than $230,000 from clients for bookings and promotion deals with celebrities and failing to deliver was arrested today on ...
Ex-guard sentenced to prison in drug supply case
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
A 29-year-old former Nevada state prison guard has been sentenced to one to four years behind bars for supplying methamphetamine to ...
3 convicted on charges tied to Las Vegas lingerie thefts
3 convicted on charges tied to Las Vegas lingerie thefts
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Utah court records show three people have pleaded guilty to charges related to the theft of more than $500,000 in underwear and ...
Judge deals blow to recall petitions targeting 2 state senators
Judge deals blow to recall petitions targeting 2 state senators
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Thousands of signatures on petitions to recall two state senators could be removed after a judge ruled that a state law allowing people to pull their support is constitutional. The judge today decided the ...
Man accused of falsifying signatures on petition
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
A Las Vegas man who allegedly falsified signatures on a petition to get the Green Party on the ballot during the last presidential election has been ...
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East Bay officials may sue NFL, Raiders over team’s Las Vegas move
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
The Oakland City Council and the Alameda County Board of Supervisors are in talks with a pair of out-of-town law firms looking to sue the NFL and the Raiders for upward of $500 million over the ...
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Judge hearing lawyers in illusionist's bid to undo porn plea
Friday, March 9, 2018
A federal judge is hearing testimony from former lawyers for an ex-Las Vegas Strip illusionist from Germany who is trying to withdraw his guilty plea in a ...
Plea deal possible in case involving suspect in Las Vegas homeless slayings
Plea deal possible in case involving suspect in Las Vegas homeless slayings
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
A plea deal was being discussed Tuesday in a federal weapons case involving a man who police say killed two homeless men and wounded two other people in ...
Forensic accountant named to tally Vegas shooter's assets
Forensic accountant named to tally Vegas shooter's assets
Thursday, March 1, 2018
A veteran forensic financial consultant was appointed Thursday to tally the assets left by the man who killed himself after unleashing the deadliest mass shooting in ...
Woman to appear before parole board for 5th time
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
A woman who has spent nearly half her life in prison will appear before the Nevada Parole Board for a fifth time. KLAS-TV reports Jessica Williams, who will stand before the board Tuesday, has been granted parole four times, but still has ...