nevada

  1. bajisima

    Will Nevada ban its infamous brothels?

    Step in the right direction or the wrong one? Ruby Rae has made a lucrative career out of prostitution in rural Lyon County, Nevada — one of the few places in the country where it is legal. Ruby, who goes by her stage name, says she earns six figures a year working at the Moonlite Bunny...
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    Ding dong, the recall's dead: GOP effort to undo Democratic election wins in Nevada h

    Ding dong, the recall's dead: GOP effort to undo Democratic election wins in Nevada has failed By Carolyn Fiddler ==================================================== That is good news! Trying to undo an election based upon partisan politics is never a good idea and usually does...
  3. Ian Jeffrey

    9th Circuit upholds Nevada restriction on firearms

    Court Rules That Medical Marijuana Card Holders Can't Buy Firearms If you have a medical marijuana card, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says that you can’t buy a gun. The court ruled 3-0 on Wednesday that a ban preventing medical marijuana card holders from purchasing firearms is...
  4. Nicnam

    Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen won't seek re-election amid sex harassment allegations

    Rep. Ruben Kihuen is the latest lawmaker felled by sex harassment allegations. The Nevada Democrat said he would not seek a second term next year, a day after the House Ethics Committee opened an investigation into accusations by a former campaign worker that he harassed her during last...
  5. jacobfitcher

    Cliven Bundy follower gets 68 years for role in armed Nevada standoff

    One of two men convicted in the first of several trials stemming from a 2014 standoff led by renegade rancher Cliven Bundy against federal authorities in Nevada was sentenced on Wednesday to 68 years in prison for his role in the armed confrontation. Gregory Burleson, 53, of Phoenix, was...
  6. bajisima

    Mistrial declared in first Bundy case in Nevada

    Justice Department prosecutors are having about as much trouble convicting members of the “Bundy gang” as federal agents faced in their failed attempt to round-up cattle during the infamous 2014 standoff at Bunkerville, Nevada. Charges from that standoff between federal agents and supporters...
  7. thrilling

    Obama names Utah, Nevada monuments despite GOP opposition

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/obama-names-utah-nevada-monuments-221032843.html The Bears Ears National Monument in Utah will cover 1.35 million acres in the Four Corners region, the White House said. In a victory for Native American tribes and conservationists, the designation protects land that...
  8. the watchman

    Donald Trump Files Election Lawsuit in Clark County, Nevada.

    At issue in the lawsuit is early voting in Clark County. Trump claims Gloria allowed voters to cast ballots illegally on Saturday, November 5. The areas where Trump says voting hours were wrongly extended lean Democrat and have high populations of Hispanic voters. Dan Kulin, a spokesman for...
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    Hispanic Early Voter Turnout in Nevada Could Bode Well for Clinton

    It is great to see how many Hispanics and Latinos are exercising their right to vote! It is looking ever good for Hillary Clinton. No doubt with Donald Trump's comments on Mexicans, people with Mexican roots are now going to the polls to vote against Trump and get even with him. Remember, what...
  10. thrilling

    Nevada GOP in court today for voter intimidation tactics.

    A federal judge Tuesday ordered representatives from the Donald Trump campaign and the Nevada Republican Party to appear at a hearing in his courtroom Wednesday afternoon in a lawsuit filed by Nevada Democrats accusing them of the engaging in voter intimidation tactics. U.S. District Judge...
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    Truck hits Native American crowd during Columbus Day protest in Nevada; no arrest yet

    RENO, NEV. - The founder of a Native American rights group that was rallying in Reno, Nevada, when a pickup truck plowed through protesters wants to know why police haven’t arrested the driver. One woman remained hospitalized Tuesday with non-life threatening injuries. Four others suffered...
  12. GordonGecko

    Clinton campaign manager- Florida, Nevada, North Carolina could be decided B4 Nov. 8-

    Democrats have seen this movie before. President Obama led in early voting in Florida in both 2008 and 2012. Obama led in early voting when Democrats won North Carolina in 2012. The Clinton campaign is doing so well in early voting that they think they could have Florida and North Carolina...
  13. PACE

    Gun toting, Bundy loving loon in Nevada (formerly Queens NY) loses US rep. race

    This little loud mouth, who wanted to shoot people in the eye,,,, lost Ah,,,yeah,,, good move Nevada: Gun-Toting, Bundy-Defending Nevada GOPer Loses Congressional Race
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    I watched Hillary Clinton’s forces swipe Nevada: This is what the media’s not telling

    Bernie's forces were justifiably outraged over arbitrary rule changes and a chairwoman determined to ignore them GAYLE BRANDEIS snip The convention started out well the next morning. Everyone seemed excited to be there—people were decked out in their Bernie and Hillary gear, smiling...
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    Democratic Backlash After Sanders' Supporters Violence in Nevada

    Sanders is starting to rouse up Democrats and the DNC in a bad way. That is not good for him nor for the party. He needs to now have a very serious talk with all of his supporters and tell them that violence and clashes with others will no longer be allowed or supported by him and his campaign...
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    Van Jones rips DNC chair over rift between Sanders and Nevada Dems: ‘I think she made

    ARTURO GARCIA 17 MAY 2016 AT 23:25 ET CNN commentator Van Jones criticized Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) on Tuesday for weighing in on the dispute between the Nevada Democratic Party and Sen. Bernie Sanders. “If you’re gonna come out, you’re gonna talk about violence, and...
  17. excalibur

    Sanders: 'Shots Were Fired Into My Campaign Office in Nevada'

    How about that. Pro-Hillary union thugs? Sanders: 'Shots Were Fired Into My Campaign Office in Nevada' | The Weekly Standard
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    Bernie Sanders campaign has violent streak, say Nevada Democrats

    Nevada’s Democratic party on Monday warned the Democratic National Committee that Sen. Bernie Sanders’ supporters have a penchant for violence and may seek to disrupt the party’s national convention in July, as they did during the Nevada convention Saturday. The allegation is the latest...
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    Did Bernie Sanders Win Nevada? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Bernie Sanders won Nevada Saturday after county conventions took the win from Hillary Clinton. The Clinton and Sanders campaigns clashed at Nevada county conventions, and Sanders walked away with three county wins, including Clark County where Clinton had originally won the vote. This means that...
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    Judge denies bail for New Hampshire man in Bundy Nevada standoff

    CONCORD, N.H. (Reuters) - A judge has denied bail for a New Hampshire man accused of being a mid-level organizer in a high-profile 2014 armed standoff with federal agents at the Nevada ranch of Cliven Bundy. Jerry DeLemus was ordered on Tuesday to remain jailed pending trial in connection...