449 ABA Journal Nevada articles.
Sep 13, 2018 6:10 AM CDT
In light of racist views held by 19th-century mining industry baron John Henry Boalt, a University of California Berkeley law school committee has suggested removing his last name…
Sep 11, 2018 1:55 PM CDT
A federal magistrate judge, who is fed up with a flurry of motions over discovery disputes, is ordering the parties to “work in a cooperative, civil manner” to present their…
Jul 25, 2018 6:10 AM CDT
In a filing dated July 13, MGM argues that a post-9/11 federal law called the Support Anti-Terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies (SAFETY) Act of 2002 shields them from liability.
Jul 17, 2018 12:59 PM CDT
Jul 11, 2018 5:34 PM CDT
Former casino mogul Steve Wynn has sued civil rights lawyer Lisa Bloom over a press release that claimed he had leered at dancers forced to wear only bras and panties…
Apr 11, 2018 7:30 AM CDT
After finding that FBI evidence was not disclosed to the defense before trial along with “flagrant misconduct” by prosecutors, a federal judge threw out charges in Nevada against cattleman Cliven…
Jan 8, 2018 4:55 PM CST
Nov 22, 2017 11:03 AM CST
At least two states are planning to try new combinations of execution drugs that include the opioid painkiller fentanyl.
One of those states is Nevada, which wants to use a…
Nov 10, 2017 4:10 PM CST
The ACLU of Nevada has sued the state, alleging that indigent defense in rural counties is so inadequate—and so poorly overseen by state authorities—that the defense provided is insufficient under…
Nov 7, 2017 2:30 PM CST
Oct 27, 2017 10:37 AM CDT
Lawsuits filed in the Las Vegas mass shooting that left 58 people dead face several obstacles–including a 2005 federal law that protects gun manufacturers and sellers from civil claims brought…
Oct 12, 2017 12:54 PM CDT
Inmates at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center are training wild horses in a “gentling” process that is also benefiting the inmates.
Hank Curry, the cowboy who runs the program, “had…
Oct 10, 2017 4:22 PM CDT
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