Catherine Cortez Masto

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San Francisco Could Sue Nevada For Patient Dumping

San Francisco is threatening to sue Nevada for allegedly dumping some 500 psychiatric patients in California.


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Nevada AG, Others Protest Random Cellphone Charges

Nevada’s top prosecutor is joining her counterparts in more than three dozen other states and territories to protest random charges on consumers’ cellphone bills.

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Nevada A.G. Catherine Cortez Masto (courtesy KXNT/Smith)

City Contributes $100,000 To Homeowner Relief

The City of Las Vegas and the Nevada Attorney General’s Office are partnering to battle the housing relief crisis in Nevada.


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Nevadans To Receive Foreclosure Settlement Checks

Nearly 37,000 Nevadans who went through foreclosure during the recession will receive a check this month as part of a massive, national settlement.


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Four Indicted In Mortgage Fraud Scam

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto has announced three Nevada residents and one California resident have been indicted.


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Nevada AG Protests Sexual Assault

Denim Day began in 1999 and is an awareness campaign for rape and sexual assault.


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Assemblyman Offers Foreclosure Assistance

National Consumer Protection Week is in its 15th year and Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto has plenty of programs to help residents.


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Robo-Signing Case Derailed

An ambitious robosigning prosecution against two employees of a mortgage loan processing service has been derailed, after a judge dismissed all 306 counts against the defendants.


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Nevada Receiving $1.4M In Toyota Settlement

Nevada is getting about $1.4 million in a multi-state settlement with Toyota over problems with accelerator pedals.


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Free Program To Help Distressed Homeowners

Nevada’s state attorney general and the head of a Las Vegas nonprofit consumer counseling agency are unveiling a program aimed at giving distressed homeowners facing foreclosure a one-stop place to seek help.