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Accused Murderer Due In Court

The woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death will make her first court appearance later this morning.

CBS Las Vegas–12/29/2011

Floyd Mayweather Jr. could face up to a year in jail and a $2,000 fine if the judge finds him guilty of both harassment charges.(Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Due in Vegas Court for Harassment Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. is due for trial on misdemeanor charges accusing him of threatening two homeowner association security guards in October 2010 outside his Las Vegas home. A prosecutor and an […]

10/26/2011

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Jury Awards Couple $104M In Vegas Hepatitis Case

A Nevada jury has found drug companies liable for $104 million in damages in a third product liability lawsuit stemming from a hepatitis C outbreak four years ago at Las Vegas outpatient colonoscopy clinics.

10/12/2011

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Drug Firms Told To Pay $162M In Hepatitis C Case

A Nevada jury is ordering pharmaceutical companies to pay $162.5 million in punitive damages in a lawsuit stemming from a Las Vegas hepatitis C outbreak in 2008.

10/10/2011

Just days after the deadline to enroll for insurance coverage through Nevada Health Link, the first class-action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of residents who say they signed up and paid their premiums – but were never given coverage.

Navy SEAL Weapons Case Trial Nears End In Vegas

The lawyer for an active-duty Navy SEAL asked a federal jury in Las Vegas to acquit his client of charges that he smuggled guns and explosives from Iraq and Afghanistan and conspired with others to sell them in the United States.

10/05/2011

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Former Secret Service Chief Gets Vegas Court Job

Court officials in Las Vegas say a veteran former head of the local Secret Service office will be the new security administrator at state and local court facilities including the 17-story Regional Justice Center.

08/31/2011

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Paris Hilton Ex-Beau Seeks Plea In Vegas Drug Case

Paris Hilton’s ex-boyfriend is taking a plea deal to settle criminal drug charges stemming from a Las Vegas Strip traffic stop with the celebrity socialite last year.

08/22/2011

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Lawyer: Drugmakers Knew Vials Led To Contamination

A lawyer for a husband and wife suing two drug companies over a hepatitis C outbreak says company officials purposely sold large containers of an anesthetic for re-use.

08/18/2011

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Vegas Mom Gets 5 To 20 Years For Death Of Son

A 43-year-old Las Vegas mother tearfully apologized in court for the death of her 4-year-old disabled son, who was found dead after 17 hours in a hot vehicle.

07/22/2011

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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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