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Police Officer Accused Of Tasering Boy For Refusing To Wash Patrol Car

A New Mexico police officer is accused of Tasering a 10-year-old boy because he wouldn’t wash his patrol car.

10/31/2012

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Suit: Tiny Snails Threatened By Vegas Water Grab

Could tiny snails found in isolated, high desert springs along the Nevada-Utah line scuttle plans to pump billions of gallons of water to Las Vegas?

09/16/2012

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Wynn Awarded $20 Million

A jury says “Girls Gone Wild” founder Joe Francis slandered Steve Wynn when he claimed the casino mogul threatened to kill him and bury him in the desert.

09/10/2012

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio attends a rally for the Tea Party Express national tour on Oct. 22, 2010 in Phoenix, Ariz. (credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Sheriff Joe Arpaio To Take Stand In Racial Profiling Case

An Arizona sheriff known nationally for his hardline stance on illegal immigration is expected to take the witness stand Tuesday and face allegations that his trademark immigration sweeps amounted to racial profiling against Hispanics.

07/24/2012

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Ariz. Sheriff Faces Profiling Allegations At Trial

For years, the self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America has vehemently denied allegations that his deputies racially profile Latinos in his trademark immigration patrols.

07/19/2012

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Man Suing For The Right To Use ‘Google’ In 750 Website Addresses

A New York business owner is suing for the right to use the term “Google” in the URL for his professional website, claiming that the word has becoming a legally generic term.

06/27/2012

Warren Jeffs, left, and his council reacts to the the guilty verdicts rendered in his trial on Sept. 25, 2007 in St. George, Utah. (credit: Douglas C. Pizac-Pool/Getty Images)

Justice Department Sues Polygamous Towns Over Religious Discrimination

Authorities in a pair of polygamous Utah-Arizona border towns have supported a campaign of intimidation against the unfaithful, denying them housing and municipal services and allowing members of the dominant religious sect to destroy their crops and property, the U.S. Justice Department said in a lawsuit.

06/22/2012

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Ex-Inmate Claims Department Of Corrections Shackled Legs During Labor

A former inmate is suing the Nevada Department of Corrections, claiming staff members imposed cruel and unusual punishment by shackling her legs while she was in labor.

06/20/2012

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Erik Scott Family Sues Costco

The family of Erik Scott has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Costco.

06/11/2012

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Hawaii Man Sues Las Vegas Hotel After Being Robbed In Bathroom

A Hawaii man is suing a Las Vegas hotel and casino where he was beaten and robbed in 2010, claiming Main Street Station was negligent in not providing enough security in a long, dark hallway that leads to restrooms.

06/01/2012

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