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Prosecutor: No Need For New Trial In Simpson Case

Prosecutors in Las Vegas say O.J. Simpson got a fair trial and evidence supporting his 2008 conviction and imprisonment on kidnapping and armed robbery charges is overwhelming.

09/30/2014

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Man Bolts In Car After Troopers Find Three Pounds Of Pot In Car

Nevada Highway Patrol officials say a 25-year-old Kansas man bolted and hasn’t been seen since after troopers found three pounds of marijuana in his vehicle.

10/24/2013

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Parole Hearing For OJ Simpson But No Release

OJ Simpson’s Nevada criminal case goes to a parole board later this month for part of his 2008 conviction in the kidnapping and armed robbery of two sports collectible dealers.

07/11/2013

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Jury Convicts Ariz. Man In Terrorism Hoax

An Arizona man on trial for sending his 16-year-old nephew into a busy intersection last summer with a fake grenade launcher was convicted Monday of endangering the teen’s life and carrying out a terrorism hoax.

06/17/2013

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Man Found Guilty In Death Of Man Booted From Party

A 27-year-old man has been convicted of murder in the stabbing death of a man who had been kicked out of a Salt Lake City party.

06/15/2013

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Lawyers Plead For Mercy For Arias As Trial Resumes

An attorney for Jodi Arias on Thursday told the jury deciding the former waitress’s fate to consider factors including her age, troubled upbringing and talent as an artist, and show her mercy for killing her boyfriend five years ago.

05/16/2013

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Court Overturns 2nd Degree Murder Conviction

The Nevada Supreme Court is giving a 28-year-old Las Vegas man a chance for a new trial after ruling that his second-degree murder conviction for shooting his girlfriend in the head in 2007 was tainted by improper jury instructions.

07/21/2011

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