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Nevada AG, Others Protest Random Cellphone Charges

Nevada’s top prosecutor is joining her counterparts in more than three dozen other states and territories to protest random charges on consumers’ cellphone bills.

CBS Las Vegas–06/25/2013

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“Accident”-Prone Woman Pleads Guilty In Insurance Scam

A woman accused of staging accidents has pleaded guilty to insurance fraud.

05/30/2013

Massoud Aaron Yashouafar (courtesy Nevada AG Office)

Indictment Returned In HOA Fraud Scandal

A California businessman faces felony embezzlement and theft charges accusing him of siphoning more than $1 million out of a Las Vegas-area homeowners association.

12/19/2011

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AG Files Lawsuit Over Robo-Signing Scheme

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is suing a Florida-based lender services company for an alleged scheme to file tens of thousands of fraudulent mortgage and foreclosure documents in the Las Vegas area.

12/16/2011

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Nevada, California AGs Team Up To Fight Foreclosures

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is teaming up with her California counterpart in a new effort against the foreclosure crisis.

12/06/2011

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Witness In Robo-Signing Case Found Dead

A Las Vegas-area notary public was found dead at her home several hours after missing sentencing on a misdemeanor fraud charge.

11/29/2011

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NV Mortgage Fraud Investigation Team Doubles

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto is doubling size of a mortgage fraud investigation team, even while the department is cutting its budget by nearly 30 percent. She’s using federal […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/17/2011

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