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Former Sports Book Worker Sentenced In Fraud

A 31-year-old former race and sports book ticket writer at the Palms Casino Resort has been sentenced to three years’ probation and to repay a portion of about $232,000 in restitution for her role in what federal authorities say was an $800,000 betting fraud case.


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Judicial Nominee’s Law Firm Gives $150K To Reid’s PAC

According to a published report, two senior partners at a Las Vegas law firm made $150,000 in contributions to a political action committee associated with Sen. Harry Reid last year as he considered a member of the law firm for a federal judgeship.


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Obama Nominates Two LV Lawyers For Federal Bench

President Barack Obama has nominated two Las Vegas lawyers for federal judgeships in Nevada.