During a recent campaign event, District Judge David Jones made false statements about lawyers’ anonymous comments about him in the 2019 survey.
David Ferrara covers courts and legal affairs. He joined the newspaper in 2014 after more than six years reporting in the Deep South, where he wrote extensively about the BP oil spill. Prior to that, he worked for newspapers, magazines and a wire service in Chicago. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
Famed Las Vegas gambler Billy Walters alleged in a lawsuit Thursday that federal authorities planted leaks in the media and lied to judges in order to secure his conviction.
A Las Vegas veterans group leader has filed a lawsuit against police, alleging he was illegally handcuffed during a traffic stop because he is Black.
A judge on Tuesday threw out Sahara Las Vegas’ defamation lawsuit against a local blogger who reported on a rumor that the property would close last month.
An Alpine Motel Apartments property manager and his live-in girlfriend narrowly escaped a fire that killed six people, she testified Tuesday.
An Alpine Motel Apartments property manager facing involuntary manslaughter charges has been jailed after authorities said she violated a condition of her bail.
A former store clerk who shot and killed a man who tried to steal beer from a Las Vegas convenience store pleaded guilty Friday.
After Las Vegas prosecutors threw out charges against Republican consultant Benjamin Sparks, he was arrested late Tuesday in connection with an alleged rape in Atlanta.
The family of a 34-year-old woman who died in a 2018 fire has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the owners of an apartment complex where she had lived.
Shane Loyd, 43, was being held at the Clark County Detention Center in connection with the shooting on the 3500 block of Villa Knolls North Drive, near Pecos Road and Tropicana Avenue.
For the second time in a month, the man charged in the killing of 43-year-old Geoffrey Going outside an east Las Vegas bar has been ordered free on his own recognizance.
Child Protective Services was called five times to investigate the family of a toddler who died in a locked car Monday night, according to a Department of Family Services report.
The legitimacy of international soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo’s settlement with a woman who accused him of rape in a Las Vegas resort should be decided at a trial, a federal judge in Nevada has ruled.
Prosecutors have described Terry Gray, 52, as a physically and mentally abusive coach who inappropriately touched at least 10 young girls in Las Vegas.