Developer Gets 2 Years In Nev. Campaign Cash Case Ex-Nevada power broker Harvey Whittemore admitted he was "arrogant and naive" but insisted "I'm not greedy" before a judge sentenced him Monday to two years in prison for funneling more than $130,000 in illegal campaign funds to Sen. Harry Reid's re-election committee in 2007.
2 Nevada Tribes To Receive Federal Justice Grants The federal Justice Department says two Native American tribes in northern Nevada are getting more than $1.8 million in grants to pay for crime prevention and law enforcement programs.
Liquor Store Owners On The Rocks After Tax EvasionThe owners of several liquor stores on the Las Vegas Strip have been charged with federal felony tax crimes for failing to report approximately $4 million in income.
Loan Officer Guilty Of Wire Fraud, TheftFollowing a six-day jury trial, Nicholas Lindsey was convicted of nine counts of wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft for his role in a mortgage fraud scheme
Henderson Man Convicted Of Mortgage FraudLance Kellow, 36, of, Henderson, Nev., was convicted Friday on multiple counts of fraud that may put him bars for up to 30 years.
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