Posted: 05/29/2013 - Former Nev powerbroker convicted of making illegal campaign contributions to Sen. Harry Rei
Posted: 05/29/2013 - A federal jury in Reno has wrapped up its first half day of deliberations without a verdict begun deliberations in the trial of a former Nevada developer and high-powered lobbyist accused of making nearly $150,000 in illegal campaign contributions to Sen. Harry Reid in 2007.
Posted: 05/28/2013 - A bill requiring a study on the cost of the death penalty in Nevada has cleared a Senate committee on a party-line vote.
Posted: 05/28/2013 - Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposal to earmark $2 million for a nonprofit group to recruit teachers for at-risk schools in Clark County has won the endorsement of the Senate Finance Committee.
Posted: 05/28/2013 - The Nevada Assembly has taken final legislative action on a bill giving domestic violence victims a tool to help them leave abusive relationships.
Updated: 05/28/2013 - The Nevada Assembly has given final legislative approval to a bill establishing driver privilege cards for people in the country illegally.
Updated: 05/28/2013 - A bill sought by the Washoe County School District to raise taxes for school maintenance remains alive in the Nevada Legislature.
Posted: 05/27/2013 - A bill authorizing speed limits of up to 85 mph on some Nevada highways has died in the Legislature.
Posted: 05/27/2013 - Bar and tavern owners are making a late-session appeal to Nevada lawmakers to try to keep sports betting kiosks, at last for the time being.
Posted: 05/27/2013 - A proposal by Gov. Brian Sandoval to set aside $2 million for a nonprofit group that recruits teachers for at-risk schools received a friendly reception from the Senate Finance Committee.
Posted: 05/25/2013 - Nevada lawmakers are rounding the final turn and heading down the backstretch of the final full week of the 2013 session.
Posted: 05/25/2013 - A bill overhauling Nevada's sex education curriculum has died in the state Senate.
Updated: 05/24/2013 - Some Nevada lawmakers say doctors should tell women with dense breast tissue that mammogram results are inconclusive, but some doctors say there's no need.
Updated: 05/24/2013 - The Nevada Senate has approved extending voter registration deadlines on a party-line vote.
Updated: 05/24/2013 - Two of Harvey Whittemore's long-time associates testified at his federal trial on charges of making illegal campaign contributions that the former Nevada developer and lobbyist is well known for his generosity and high integrity.
Updated: 05/24/2013 - Domestic violence victims in Nevada will have a new tool to help them escape abusive relationships.
Posted: 05/24/2013 - Lawyers for Harvey Whittemore say they don't know yet whether the former Nevada developer and high-powered lobbyist will testify at his own trial on charges he broke federal campaign fundraising laws.