A federal judge in Reno has ordered a five-year prison sentence for a former NV Energy computer technician convicted of soliciting a minor for sex in exchange for a laptop computer.
A prosecutor says a 33-year-old Las Vegas behavioral health company owner was spared jail time but ordered to pay $25,000 in restitution and penalties for failing to maintain adequate records to support Medicaid claims.
A University of Nevada, Reno student who was homeless during part of her time attending high school in North Las Vegas has been named the winner of a prestigious national scholarship worth $30,000.
A Nevada judge has been charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter in the August death of a bicyclist.
A lesbian woman who gave birth to a child conceived from a fertilized egg provided by her companion can argue for parental rights in the wake of the couple’s breakup, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
A Utah judge denied bond to a young father accused of plotting for a month before killing his infant son with a rifle.
A North Las Vegas woman is due to face a judge for the first time since she was arrested and accused of tying her 4-year-old daughter to a bed and locking her in a room in an apartment for up to 12 hours a day.
A northern New Mexico judge who stepped down from the bench amid allegations of misbehavior acknowledges his legacy of 20 years on the bench has been tarnished.
Local man Michael Selleneit, who faces charges in relation to shooting his neighbor after claiming the man telepathically raped his wife, has been declared competent to stand trial by a judge on Thursday.
A veteran Nevada judge in Las Vegas has been hit with state disciplinary charges that she mishandled the December 2010 retrial of a man who was acquitted of killing a child.