Las Vegas Review-Journal: Government ordered to pay legal fees in highway forfeiture case

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 a traffic stop along Interstate 80 in …

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Nevada judge denies prison furlough to pregnant inmate convicted of torching puppy store

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 said after three hours of …

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Las Vegas Business Press: On The Move

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.