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File photo of the Circus-Circus hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Saudi Sergeant Pleads Not Guilty On Vegas Hotel Rape Charge

A Saudi Arabia air force sergeant stood in shackles Wednesday in a Nevada courtroom and pleaded not guilty to abducting and raping a 13-year-old boy at a Las Vegas Strip hotel on New Year’s Eve.

02/13/2013

File photo of the Circus Circus Hotel on the Strip. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Saudi Sergeant Accused Of Raping Teen Boy In Las Vegas On NYE Posts Bail

Despite a defense attorney’s complaints, a judge in Nevada set bail at $1.22 million Friday for a Saudi Arabia air force sergeant jailed since New Year’s Eve after he was accused of pulling a 13-year-old boy into a Las Vegas Strip hotel room and raping him.

01/18/2013

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Wrongly Convicted Musicians To Jam At Fundraiser

They were imprisoned for murder or rape. One even endured five trials and suffered 10 years on death row.

06/09/2012

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Vegas Police OK $1.5M For Man Convicted On Bad DNA

A budget committee for the Las Vegas police department is approving a $1.5 million settlement for a man imprisoned four years in Nevada based on what police admit was mishandled DNA evidence.

07/25/2011

Gillespie

Settlement Coming For Man Wrongly Imprisoned

A Las Vegas police oversight panel is poised to approve a large settlement with the man who spent four years in prison after a DNA evidence mix-up. How much are those four years worth?

07/21/2011

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Metro Reviewing More DNA Results

A Metro Police lab technician’s work is now being reviewed. Kristina Paulette was caught covering up a mistake while analyzing DNA evidence.

CBS Las Vegas–07/13/2011

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Sheriff Speaks On DNA Error In 2001 Case

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has discovered a DNA mistake that sent a man to prison for a robbery 10 years ago. Click here to watch the video explanation for yourself.

07/07/2011

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Report Detailing Portaro Murder Released

LAS VEGAS (CBS) – The arrest report with new details into the  investigation of the murder of Michael Portaro has been released.

06/22/2011

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