Heidi Harris: Lowering The Bar For LawyersIn recent weeks, two states have now lowered the "bar" to pass the state bar -- California; and now, Nevada. Previously, Nevada was known as one of the toughest states to pass the bar exam until the State Supreme Court lowered the scores to pass.
Las Vegas Lawyer Suspended, Faces DisbarmentA Las Vegas attorney has been suspended after he pleaded guilty to charges he falsified court papers.
Lawyers, Casinos Raise Medical Pot ConcernsWhile the state Supreme Court considers a rule change to add protections to lawyers who advise clients about medical marijuana issues, casino operators are warning members that marijuana is still considered unlawful by federal authorities.
Medical Pot Lawyers Seek ProtectionsAttorneys are seeking guidelines from the Nevada Supreme Court for their work on behalf of medical marijuana dispensaries.
Grievance Against Schools Lawyer DismissedA citizen who has filed numerous ethics complaints regarding politicking by school board members has been rebuffed in his attempt to have a school district lawyer disciplined for his advice to trustees.
Whittmore Notified Of Bar DisciplineInvestigation follows Whittmore's sentence for campaign donation violations.