Sunday, June 18 marks five weeks since the death of Tashii Farmer, also known as Tashii Brown, in police custody near the Venetian Hotel and Casino. In the time between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day much has happened. This past week, formal charges of involuntary manslaughter and oppression under color of office were filed against
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By Jeff German Las Vegas Review-Journal A federal judge Tuesday ordered the government to pay $146,938 in legal fees to the driver of a motor home who fought the seizure of cash from the home on a Nevada highway. In June Senior U.S. District Judge Larry Hicks ordered the government to return $167,000 that Elko County sheriff’s deputies confiscated during
Las Vegas attorney, Paola Armeni is a partner at the newly formed Gentile, Cristalli, Miller, Armeni & Savarese with an emphasis in criminal and civil rights litigation. She chose her career path because she “wanted to be the voice of people who often cannot be their own voice. My field has allowed me to ensure that my
By Jeff German Las Vegas Review-Journal Federal prosecutors are appealing a judge’s order to return $167,000 seized from a motor home on a Nevada highway following a drug search. In court papers prosecutors with the U.S. attorney’s office in Reno said they plan to file briefs challenging the order with the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in
By Ken Ritter, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada judge denied a furlough Thursday for a pregnant state prison inmate who’s serving time for torching her Las Vegas puppy store and wants to be moved to a hospital until her baby is born, probably next month. Clark County District Court Judge Jim Crockett
In the television series “The Defenders,” Jim Belushi played Nick Morelli, who was based on Michael Cristalli, managing partner of the law firm Gentile, Cristalli, Miller, Armeni & Savarese. In addition to working in the spotlight for TV and radio, as well as arguing high-profile cases involving the murder of Ted Binion and the legality
Paola Armeni has joined the Gentile, Cristalli & Miller law firm. She will focus on business transactions, privileged licensing and disciplinary matters, commercial litigation, and the representation of individuals and entities involved in government investigations.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s state wiretap law was written before wireless devices came into everyday use, but the state Supreme Court ruled this week that it still gives police the ability to get a warrant to intercept cellphone calls and text messages… LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s state wiretap law was written before wireless