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Justice of the Peace faces discipline for seeking police help

A Las Vegas Justice of the Peace who says she tipped off Vice detectives to an alleged teen prostitution ring, but asked to keep...

Cortez Masto bill targets crimes against Native American women

Violent crime against Native American women is at a crisis level, and the federal government's response to it is failing, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto...

Community remembers trans deaths worldwide

Celine Walker, 36. Date of death, Feb. 4, 2018. Tonya Harding, 35. Date of death, Feb. 6, 2018.Phylicia Mitchell, 45. Date of death, Feb. 25,...

#MeToo on ice in Nevada casinos

UPDATED with comment from Governor Brian SandovalIt’s not often a gaming executive takes on industry regulators, but Caesars Entertainment executive Jan Jones Blackhurst, who...

Criminal justice reform long overdue in Nevada, Ford says

It might have been two decades ago, but Attorney General-elect Aaron Ford remembers the night two officers arrested him for walking home drunk when...
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So now what?

Things might be more cut and dried if Sheldon Adelson and Adam Laxalt had won.Democrats, with hefty majorities in the state Legislature, would have...
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DA still undecided on charges against Marsy’s Law funder

The man who almost single-handedly funded the effort to pass Marsy's Law in Nevada and other states will have another two months until he...
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Voter intimidation is real – if you see it, report it

In a Facebook live video recorded Nov. 2, Karl Koenigs set up camp outside a polling site near the Las Vegas Strip to investigate...
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Voting from jail – if not convicted, it’s a right

If you are arrested today and jailed until after Nov. 6, Election Day, you will not be allowed to vote. That’s despite being legally...
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Career prosecutor hopes to unseat judge

Challenges against sitting judges are relatively rare.  This cycle, Mary Kay Holthus, a career prosecutor, is hoping to unseat Clark County District Judge Mark...

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