Penalty Hearing Begins in Las Vegas Schoolgirl SlayingA Nevada state court jury that found a 24-year-old man guilty of first-degree murder began a penalty hearing Friday to decide whether he should be sentenced to death for the 2011 rape, stabbing and mutilation killing of a 15-year-old Las Vegas girl.
Nevada Supreme Court Belatedly Marking New Justice ArrivalNevada Supreme Court Justice Lidia Stiglich is finally having her formal swearing-in.
Former Vegas Judge Banned from Bench for Handcuffing LawyerA former Las Vegas justice of the peace has been barred for life from serving as judge in Nevada for ordering a defense attorney handcuffed when she would not stop speaking in court in an effort to keep a client out of jail.
Michael Cherry to Take Turn as Chief of Nevada Supreme CourtNevada Supreme Court Justice Michael Cherry is taking a turn as chief of the state high court, beginning Jan. 2.
Nevada Court Suspends Lawyer's License Pending Funds ProbeThe Nevada Supreme Court has temporarily suspended Las Vegas probate attorney Robert Graham from the practice of law pending an investigation into allegations that he misappropriated millions of dollars of clients' money.
Woman Convicted in Vegas Murder, Sex Mutilation to Get New HearingA woman who says she was wrongly convicted in the 2001 killing and sexual mutilation of a homeless man in Las Vegas will get a new evidence hearing, the Nevada Supreme Court has decided.
Governor Naming Reno State Judge to Nevada Supreme CourtA state court judge in Reno is being elevated to the Nevada Supreme Court.
Three Nevada Judges Nominated for State Supreme Court VacancyTwo state court judges in Las Vegas and one in Reno are finalists for a vacant seat on the Nevada Supreme Court.
Nevada Court Panel Calls for State Guardianship OverhaulThe Nevada Supreme Court has joined calls for lawmakers to overhaul the state's troubled guardianship program that critics say victimizes some of the disabled and elderly people it was set up to help.
Nevada Supreme Court Orders School Choice Program SuspendedThe Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that the state's voucher-style Education Savings Account program's funding mechanism is unconstitutional and the program should remain suspended.
Solar Battle Shifts Toward Legislature After Court SetbackRooftop solar advocates in Nevada had hoped to take their cause directly to voters after a rate hike this year rocked the industry in Nevada.
Nevada OKs $125K More to Defend Voucher-Style School ProgramNevada officials have approved another $125,000 to defend a voucher-style education program that's in legal limbo at the state Supreme Court.