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Civil Rights Groups Blast Feds Over Metro Investigation

A pair of civil rights groups have criticized the Justice Department for delaying an investigation into deadly shootings by Las Vegas police.

CBS Las Vegas–02/09/2012

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Former Sheriff Joins Call For Vegas Police Probe

The former sheriff and mentor to the current top cop in Las Vegas says he supports a federal probe following the police slaying of a troubled and unarmed Gulf War veteran in his car.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–12/17/2011

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Sheriff Would Welcome Federal Investigation

The top law enforcement official in Las Vegas is endorsing a Justice Department probe of police practices days after officers fatally shot a troubled and unarmed Gulf War veteran.

12/15/2011

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NAACP, ACLU Want Probes Of Vegas Police Slaying

The NAACP in Las Vegas wants a federal probe and the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada is calling for an independent investigation of a police shooting that killed an unarmed 43-year-old Gulf War veteran behind the wheel of his car in a Las Vegas condominium complex.

12/14/2011

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Abortion Petitions Face Legal Challenges

A pair of initiative petitions that would ban abortions in Nevada are facing legal challenges. The groups hope to get enough signatures for the measures to land on next year’s general election ballot.

CBS Las Vegas–10/17/2011

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Illegal Immigrants’ Rights Discussed

  Rahul Sharma, Staff Attorney, ACLU, spoke with Alan about when undocumented aliens should be turned over to ICE.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–02/09/2011

KXNT Morning News: Recap Of Inquest Panel

Dozens of people showed up Monday night for the first meeting of a panel appointed to look into Clark County’s coroner’s inquest process.

10/19/2010

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