Justices Hear First Case In New Vegas BuildingThe Nevada Supreme Court heard its first case in a brand new downtown Las Vegas building.
Nevada Lawmakers Mulling New Law in Red Rock Property BattleA builder's plan for luxury homes on a hilltop within view of scenic Red Rock National Conservation Area outside Las Vegas is spurring state lawmakers to again try to craft a law that would block the development.
Nevada Man Serving Child Sex Term Wins Bid for New LawyerA man serving 85 years to life in Nevada state prison after being found guilty of 36 felony offenses in a child sex case is getting another chance to have a lawyer appointed to handle his appeal.
Officials Mark Opening of New Nevada Supreme Court BuildingOfficials are marking the opening of a new Nevada Supreme Court building in downtown Las Vegas that has offices and chambers for state high court justices and appellate judges, and a larger courtroom for arguments.
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.