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Vegas Doctor Facing New Charges

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas doctor already charged with possessing child pornography is now being accused of drugging victims to sexually assault them. On Tuesday, prosecutors identified at least 11 victims and added 17 more […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/05/2015

Dr. Dipak Desai (photo: Las Vegas Metro Police Department)

Ex-Vegas Doc Sentenced In Federal Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A once-prominent Las Vegas doctor already serving 18 years to life in state prison for the largest hepatitis C outbreak in Nevada history has been sentenced in federal court to almost six years […]

CBS Las Vegas–07/09/2015

Dr. Dipak Desai (photo: Las Vegas Metro Police Department)

Ex-Doc Pleads Guilty To Charges In Vegas Hepatitis Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former prominent Las Vegas doctor already serving 18 years to life in state prison in a 2007 hepatitis C outbreak has pleaded guilty to federal health care fraud and conspiracy charges. The […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/02/2015

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Las Vegas Doctor Takes Plea Deal In Drug Party Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas doctor has taken a plea deal after being accused of supplying drugs at elaborate theme parties on the Strip and at home. Court records show 47-year-old orthopedic surgeon Andrew Scott […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/26/2015

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Las Vegas Doctor Accused Of Supplying Drugs At His Parties

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas doctor has pleaded not guilty after being accused of supplying drugs to partygoers and undercover police officers at elaborate theme parties on the Strip and at his suburban home. Andrew […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/17/2015

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Health Groups Urge Medicaid Expansion

More than a dozen healthcare organizations have urged Governor Brian Sandoval and state lawmakers to expand Medicaid for 71,000 low-income Nevadans without health insurance.

11/16/2012

(photo courtesy: University Medical Center)

Commissioners Postpone UMC Vote

Clark County commissioners have postponed a vote on a plan to have a separate board oversee day-to-day operations at University Medical Center.

11/15/2012