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Bills introduced in the House and Senate seek to limit gaming websites. (Getty Images)

Congress To Consider Ban On Online Gaming

Competing legislation would curb gambling websites.

03/26/2014

House Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing On Fired US Attorneys

2 Nevada Tribes To Receive Federal Justice Grants

The federal Justice Department says two Native American tribes in northern Nevada are getting more than $1.8 million in grants to pay for crime prevention and law enforcement programs.

09/20/2013

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Henderson Resolves Disabilities Complaint

The city of Henderson is agreeing to improve sign language interpreter availability and pay $35,000 to settle a federal Americans with Disabilities Act complaint about police dealings with the deaf.

08/06/2013

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Joe’s Journal: It Wasn’t About Race Back Then

With the Zimmerman verdict a major topic in America, Joe looks back at a friend he shared discussions with and one was never about race.

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Congressman Bids For Legal Online Gaming

Gamblers who prefer their laptops to blackjack tables could be getting a boost from Washington.

06/07/2013

File photo of Marciopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. (credit: Getty Images)

Arpaio To Release Report On Bungled Sex-Crime Investigations

The sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix is scheduled to release a report Monday on an internal probe into why hundreds of sex-crime cases were either inadequately investigated or not looked into at all during a three-year period ending in 2007.

02/11/2013

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 02/05/13: Drone Strikes, American Citizens, And Immigration

A Justice Department memo concludes that the United States government can order the killing of American citizens if they believe the individual is a senior operational leader or and associated force of Al-Qaida.

02/05/2013

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Arpaio’s Lawyers Seek More Latitude In DOJ Race Suit

Attorneys for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio are asking a judge for more latitude in gathering information and deposing witnesses in a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit that alleges the police agency has racially profiled Latinos.

01/17/2013

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Grand Jury Reportedly Probing Police Incident

A federal grand jury is reportedly reviewing a nearly three-year-old incident, in which a Henderson police sergeant was caught on video kicking a man who was in diabetic shock.

01/15/2013

File photo of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio/ (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Judge Asked To Reconsider Discrimination Ruling In Arpaio Case

Maricopa County is asking a judge to reconsider her decision not to dismiss the county from a lawsuit alleging that Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s office carried out a pattern of discrimination against Latinos in its immigration patrols.

12/26/2012

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