06, Mar 2015 - Lawyers argue whether CCSD teacher emails are public or private
A trio of Nevada Supreme Court justices seemed perplexed on Wednesday as they listened to a Clark County School District lawyer argue that work email addresses for its 17,000 teachers are not public record.
06, Mar 2015 - Nevada Supreme Court deems CCDC inmate call records public
Records of calls made by Clark County Detention Center inmates are public, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled Thursday. The ruling stems from a public records request made in 2012 by Blackjack Bonding Inc. to the Metropolitan Police Department, which runs the jail.
06, Mar 2015 - Las Vegas, NV Son of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy gets prison for probation violations
(Reuters) - An adult son of the Nevada rancher who was at the center of an armed standoff with federal agents last year in a dispute over cattle grazing rights has been sentenced to two to eight years in prison for probation violations, a court spokeswoman said on Wednesday. Cliven Lance Bundy, 35, son of rancher Cliven Bundy, appeared in Clark County District Court to face sentencing for ...
06, Mar 2015 - For new court, judge packs her robes and hits the road
Now, the UNLV graduate and former Clark County District judge will preside statewide over Nevada’s 2.8 million residents. And she’ll be traveling a lot to do it ...
06, Mar 2015 - Clark, NV Inmate from Clark County dies at Northern Nevada Correctional Center
Nevada Department of Corrections officials say 52-year-old Jay Golden died Thursday at the prison's medical facility and an autopsy will be performed to pinpoint his cause of death.
05, Mar 2015 - Clark, NV Suspected killer of Fil-Am Walgreens worker could face death penalty
Jin Ackerman LAS VEGAS METRO PHOTO LAS VEGAS, Nevada -- Prosecutors may seek the death penalty and a jury trial against the man accused of a deadly robbery that killed a Filipino-American clerk at a Walgreens store the day after Christmas. Jin Ackerman, 25, is facing charges of murder, kidnapping, robbery and burglary. He pleaded not guilty to all the charges, but on Thursday, February 5 ...
03, Mar 2015 - Clark, NV Man gets 4 to 10 years in prison in Vegas puppy shop fire
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Apologies didn't sway a Nevada judge who sentenced a man on Monday to four to 10 years in prison for setting fire to a pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued after sprinklers doused flames.
03, Mar 2015 - Clark, NV Man gets 4 to 10 years in prison in puppy shop fire
Apologies didn't sway a Nevada judge who sentenced a man on Monday to four to 10 years in prison for setting fire to a pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued after sprinklers doused flames. Kirk Bills turned to family members and animal rights advocates in the courtroom and said he wished he could take back what he had done. But Clark County District Court Judge David Barker said ...
02, Mar 2015 - Man gets 4 to 10 years in prison in Vegas puppy shop fire - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missour
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Apologies didn't sway a Nevada judge who sentenced a man on Monday to four to 10 years in prison for setting fire to a pet shop where 27 puppies and dogs were rescued after sprinklers doused flames.
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 - 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 ...
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.
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 ...