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Hope for Prisoners touts “game changer” for state, offenders

Inmates in several Southern Nevada prisons will now have an opportunity to begin preparing for life on the outside as much as a year...
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Nevada joins California in suit over Trump’s national emergency

Updated to include statement issued by Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford late Monday afternoon.Nevada is joining the lawsuit to challenge President Trump’s national emergency...
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After 4 delays, Wolfson files drug trafficking charges against Marsy’s Law founder

Six months after their arrest at a Las Vegas hotel, billionaire Henry Nicholas and his companion, Ashley Fargo, face criminal drug trafficking charges filed...
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Lawmakers take on “robust agenda” of criminal justice bills

A large amount of inmates leave Nevada Department of Corrections facilities without proper identification, putting them in a vulnerable situation.“We give them a check with...
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Segerblom, advocates tell Metro to come clean about ICE

Clark County Commissioner Tick Segerblom joined immigration advocates Thursday to demand answers from Sheriff Joseph Lombardo about Metro's use of a controversial immigration enforcement...
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Sex trafficking team effort initiated against backdrop of FBI probe

In a state where sex is legally available for sale in some places, and in a town that markets itself as the “see no...
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Progressive groups tell lawmakers not to rest on November’s laurels

Democratic control of state government doesn’t automatically ensure progressive policy, Nevada groups said Thursday, so they intend to lobby harder than ever during the...
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Blaming the victims? The legal quandary of child sex trafficking

They are too young to drink alcohol, vote, or sometimes, to even drive a car.In some two dozen states, they are considered victims of...
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Gaming Control Board complaint: Wynn execs ignored allegations of sexual harassment

It took a Wall Street Journal investigation to prompt Nevada gaming regulators to look into one of the worst-kept secrets in Las Vegas --...
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Senators demand answers after NYT reports sexual assault allegations at NNSS

A New York Times’ story, in which a security guard at the Nevada National Security Site was fired after accusing her coworkers of sexual...

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