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Court Gives OJ Lawyers A Week To Resubmit Appeal

O.J. Simpson’s lawyers were given another week Friday to reformat and resubmit an appeal to the Nevada Supreme Court seeking a new trial in the kidnapping and armed robbery case of the former football star.

05/31/2014

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UNR Sued Over Circus Animal Dispute, 1st Amendment

Lawyers for the University of Nevada, Reno say they’ll produce the security videotape animal rights activists claim will prove their First Amendment rights were violated when they were threatened with arrest while trying to photograph alleged mistreatment of circus elephants.

12/03/2013

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OJ Simpson Lawyers Say He Is Closer To Freedom

The latest high-stakes court hearing for O.J. Simpson in the glitzy capital of big gambles has come to a close with the former football star’s defense team feeling confident that their client is closer to getting out of prison.

05/19/2013

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Lawyers Plead For Mercy For Arias As Trial Resumes

An attorney for Jodi Arias on Thursday told the jury deciding the former waitress’s fate to consider factors including her age, troubled upbringing and talent as an artist, and show her mercy for killing her boyfriend five years ago.

05/16/2013

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Drug Firms Told To Pay $162M In Hepatitis C Case

A Nevada jury is ordering pharmaceutical companies to pay $162.5 million in punitive damages in a lawsuit stemming from a Las Vegas hepatitis C outbreak in 2008.

10/10/2011

Judges Can "Friend" Lawyers On Facebook

  It’s a sign of how socially connected online we are these days when a state supreme court has to get into the issue of whether one person can “friend” another on a social networking […]

12/09/2010

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