Lawsuit

(Photo: Jeferson Applegate) - Helen Meyer is one of the hepatitis patients suing Health Plan of Nevada

Hep C Jurors Weigh $2.5 Billion Award

With a combination of dramatic flair and anti-Wall Street agitating, attorney Robert Eglet challenged a jury on Monday to grant the largest punitive damages award in Nevada history, totaling $2.5 billion.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–04/09/2013

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NPRI Seeks CCSD Records, Files Lawsuit

Thursday, the Nevada Policy Research Institute’s Center for Justice and Constitutional Litigation filed a lawsuit under the Nevada Public Records Act against the Clark County School District.

03/28/2013

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State Settles Lawsuit With Clark County

The state has agreed to settle a $103 million lawsuit with Clark County.

12/06/2012

File photo of a gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Nevada Election Officer Sues Conservative Group

Nevada’s top election official has filed a civil lawsuit against Americans for Prosperity, alleging the Republican conservative group violated state election laws by not registering in the state or filing donor contribution reports.

12/01/2012

File photo of  Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. (Photo by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Brewer Sued Over License Policy For Immigrants

Immigrant rights advocates filed a lawsuit Thursday that seeks to overturn Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s order denying driver’s licenses for young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under a new Obama administration policy.

11/29/2012

File photo of a Taser. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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

File photo of a snail. (Photo by ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/GettyImages)

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

File photo of Steve Wynn, chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts Limited. (credit: MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)

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

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

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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