Clark County District Court
It’s now up to a Nevada jury to decide the fate of a former Las Vegas Strip performer who says he was acting in self-defense when he killed his dancer ex-girlfriend and dismembered her corpse nearly 3½ years ago.
James Abney, an ex-con from Texas was sentenced after shooting up the Greyhound bus station in December.
Las Vegas physician Dr. Thomas Hess was accused of pursuing a romantic relationship with Erica Blasberg; a jury found that had no effect on her decision to commit suicide.
Rickey Lee Massey is accused of killing his wife during an argument in January
Bandidos and Down and Dirty rumbled in June 2010
A jury that has heard a week of prosecution evidence and 21 witnesses could hear directly from a Las Vegas woman accused of plotting with her son and her brother to kill her estranged husband for his insurance money.
A 14-year-old California boy testified Monday that he was “freaked out” when a Saudi Arabian air force sergeant made sexual advances toward him in a Las Vegas casino on New Year’s Eve, but he couldn’t figure out how to get away before the man sexually assaulted and raped him on a hotel bathroom floor.
Two men accused of posing as Mormon missionaries and saying they wanted to talk about religion before pistol-whipping and robbing a Las Vegas man in his home have been ordered to stand trial.
Lawyers told a Nevada state court judge that six accused Hells Angels will plead guilty to reduced felony charges.
The last time O.J. Simpson was in a Las Vegas courtroom, he stood next to defense attorney Yale Galanter before being handcuffed and hauled off to prison for up to 33 years.