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Nevada Courts Add Another District

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada state courts are adding a new judicial district to cover rural Lander, Mineral and Pershing counties. The 11th Judicial District will come into being July 1, under a measure passed by […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/03/2015

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Gay Marriage’s Latest Frontier: State Courts

Advocates on both sides of the gay marriage debate predicted that the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in June that overturned part of a federal ban on gay marriage would create a pathway for states to act. They were right.