Las Vegas Man Gets Year in Prison in No-Name Extortion CaseA 38-year-old man who admitted using sex tapes to extort hush money from an unnamed Las Vegas businessman, and later agreed to keep the victim's name secret, has been sentenced to just over a year in federal prison.
Vegas Man Seeks Probation in No-Name Federal Extortion CaseA Las Vegas man who admits using sex tapes to extort hush money from a prominent businessman is asking a federal judge to spare him prison time because he agreed to keep the victim's identity secret.
Nevada Political Consultant Accused of Extorting LawmakerA Nevada political consultant has been indicted in Las Vegas on extortion, perjury and other charges accusing him of illegally trying to sway a state lawmaker's vote in a contentious battle for an Assembly leadership position in late 2014.
Lawmakers Buzzing About Clark County Extortion Investigation
Extortion InvestigationLAS VEGAS (AP) _ Las Vegas police have confirmed they are investigating allegations of corruption in the Nevada Legislature involving an extortion attempt aimed at a Republican assemblyman who's drawn criticism from more conservative lawmakers.
Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse ClaimsKesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.
Police Rescue Kidnapped Girl In Las VegasPolice rescued a 17-year-old Henderson girl early Saturday morning to end her 21-hour kidnapping ordeal, and arrested her two alleged abductors.