Nevada Allocates $4 Million More to Rape Kit Backlog TestingNevada is awarding $2.7 million to Las Vegas police to continue to pay for testing a backlog of thousands of sexual assault evidence kits, including some that went untested for up to 30 years.
Former Assistant State Attorney General to Run For Top SpotA former assistant Nevada state attorney general says he'll run as a Republican for the top state law enforcement position.
Adam Laxalt Announces Bid for Nevada GovernorRepublican state Attorney General Adam Laxalt is entering Nevada's Republican gubernatorial race.
Laxalt Investigates Sham Websites Exploiting Shooting VictimsSince receiving complaints from local consumers, Laxalt's office successfully shut down a sham Facebook page last week with the help of employees at the social media company.
Doctor Barred From Treating Medicaid, Medicare PatientsA Las Vegas doctor, who was sentenced in July to three years of probation and seven days in jail for gross lewdness involving female patients, has been barred from treating Medicare and Medicaid patients.
Democratic Leader Ford Running for Nevada Attorney GeneralThe top Democrat in the Nevada Legislature announced Tuesday he is running for state attorney general.
Laxalt: Any Execution Challenge Should Offer Better PlanIf a death row inmate wants to die, like he said he does, a challenge on his behalf of an untried three-drug combination for his lethal injection is moot, Nevada's attorney general said in documents submitted to a state court judge Thursday.
Laxalt: Democrats' Narrative Omits Facts in Misconduct CaseNevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt told lawmakers on Wednesday that legal advice he gave the state's top gaming regulator would ultimately not have benefited a GOP political donor, as Democratic lawmakers claim.
Nevada Seeks To Intervene In Yucca Mountain CaseNevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt has asked a federal appeals court in New Orleans to approve the Silver State as a third party in the case.
Democrats, Laxalt Disagree on New Time Limits for Rape KitsNevada's Republican attorney general and Democratic legislators disagree on how the state should address a backlog of thousands of rape kits.
Nevada Attorney General Wants Judge to Dismiss Fire LawsuitsNevada's attorney general wants a judge to dismiss all but a narrow piece of a series of lawsuits accusing the state of negligently mishandling a prescribed burn that turned into a raging wildfire last fall, destroying 23 homes.
Nevada Democrats Want Ethics Probe of Laxalt MeetingThe Nevada Democratic party wants state ethics officials to investigate whether state Attorney General Adam Laxalt violated conflict-of-interest rules in a meeting with a chief gambling regulator last April.