14, Apr 2015 - Clark, NV Lawyer: 2 Nevada inmates handcuffed when guard shot them
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada prison inmate was handcuffed when was shot and killed by a guard last November, according to a lawyer who said that her client was wounded in the same shooting but survived.
14, Apr 2015 - Clark, NV Lawsuit: High Desert prison guards allowed inmates to fight
A civil rights lawsuit claims two Nevada prison guards “created a gladiator-like scenario” in November when they allowed two handcuffed inmates to fight before a third guard shot both inmates.
11, Oct 2014 - Las Vegas, NV Licenses issued, gay marriage begins in Nevada
A federal district court on Thursday afternoon issued an injunction on Nevada's gay marriage ban. With that, licenses were issued to same-sex couples in Clark County and elsewhere in Nevada.
11, Oct 2014 - Las Vegas, NV Clark Co. issues 40 licenses to begin same-sex nuptials
The Clark County Clerk's Marriage License Bureau issued 40 licenses to gay and lesbian couples on Thursday, the first day Nevada was allowed to stage same-sex weddings since a ban was lifted this week.
11, Oct 2014 - Investigator: Suspect in fatal Strip shooting, crash was plotting escape
A Nevada prison investigator says a self-described pimp who admits bribing a guard to obtain cellphones behind bars was plotting an escape before his death penalty trial in a fatal Las Vegas Strip shooting and fiery crash. David Molnar, Nevada Department of Corrections supervisory investigator, didn't detail ...
10, Oct 2014 - Murderer tied to Tahoe dies in prison
By Associated Press LAS VEGAS — A Nevada inmate serving two life sentences in the 1989 killing of a California real estate agent has died in prison. Nevada Department of Corrections officials say 67-year-old John Colwell died of a chronic medical condition Oct. 1 in High Desert State Prison. Clark County coroner’s officials were called, and […]
09, Oct 2014 - Same-sex marriages in limbo in Nevada
The question of same-sex marriage in Nevada is still up in the air. Clark County announced Wednesday afternoon the issuance of marriage licenses to same-sex couples is on hold because of pending motions in the courts.
08, Oct 2014 - Las Vegas, NV Clark County to issue same-sex marriage licenses Oct. 8
Gay rights groups are celebrating after an appeals court struck down Nevada's ban on same-sex marriage, even though clerks weren't issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples just yet.
03, Apr 2014 - Carson City, NV Conviction overturned, new trial ordered for suspect in 2009 death of Henderson baby
The Nevada Supreme Court today reversed the conviction of Rayshaun Coleman and ordered a new trial for him in the death of a 42-day-old boy in Henderson in March 2009. The court said Clark County District Judge Michael Villani was wrong in not allowing the defense to …
02, Apr 2014 - Fil-Am judge picks up two key endorsements in poll
• District Court Judge Moss seeking fourth term • Gets firefighters,’ public safety officers’, backing • Two other Fil-Ams running for State Legislature LAS VEGAS, Nevada -- A Filipino-American candidate for District Court Judge has picked up key endorsements, boosting her bid for a fourth term. Judge Cheryl Moss has won the endorsement of the politically strong Clark Country Firefighters ...
10, Nov 2011 - Clark, NV Husband facing lewdness charge splitting from Nevada Republican state senator - Republic
Las Vegas — A husband facing a lewdness charge in Las Vegas has filed for divorce from his Nevada state lawmaker wife. Clark County Family Court records show Daniel Halseth filed for divorce from state Sen. Elizabeth Halseth last Tuesday.
07, Nov 2011 - Husband in lewdness case divorcing Nev. lawmaker - KTVN.com
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A husband facing a lewdness charge in Las Vegas has filed for divorce from his Nevada state lawmaker wife. Clark County Family Court records show Daniel Halseth filed for divorce from state Sen. Elizabeth Halseth last Tuesday. The Las ...