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Man Charged With Operating Illegal Poker Site

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorney General Adam Laxalt is announcing a criminal case against a man accused of running an illegal poker site from Nevada. Laxalt  announced Tuesday that 36-year-old Bryan Micon was charged this week with […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/28/2015

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AG Announces Sentencing Of Former UNLV Employee

Las Vegas, NV – Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced that Lina Khachekian, 35, of North Las Vegas, was sentenced this week on two felony counts of theft related to the fraudulent use of […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/11/2015

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Nevada AG: Watch Out For Staged Car Crashes

Las Vegas, NV – Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto warns consumers to be aware of staged automobile accidents, which are intentionally created in order to defraud automobile insurance companies. According to the National Insurance […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/16/2014

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New Job For AG

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Nevada’s outgoing attorney general will become a top official in the Nevada System of Higher Education starting next year.



Nevada TV Spending Spirals Higher

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It’s not an illusion — Nevada viewers really are seeing thousands of ads for attorney general. The latest figures released Thursday by the Center for Public Integrity show that commercials in the […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/23/2014

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Attorney General Eric Holder Resigning

Resignation announcement expected Thursday


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Ex-Felons Right To Vote Revisited

There is talk of a renewed effort to automatically restore the voting rights of ex-offenders


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Utah AG To Meet With Polygamous Sect Leaders

Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff plans to meet Friday with members of a polygamous sect on the Utah-Arizona border to discuss how to deal with homes, businesses and property the state controls.


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Nevada Receives Portion of $90 Million Settlement

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto has announced that Nevada will receive a portion of a $90 million settlement.


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No Charges Against Commissioner Collins

Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins won’t face a gross misdemeanor charge in a shooting incident.