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Tashii Brown's Mother Still Wants Answers After Public Review

Oct 03, 2018

In May 2017, Tashii Brown died in police custody on the Las Vegas Strip.

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KNPR's State of Nevada

Homeless Advocates Sour Over 'Anderson Dairy' Bill

Sep 05, 2018

The City of Las Vegas wants to keep people away from food processing plants, so they’ve proposed an ordinance to forbid it.

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KNPR's State of Nevada

Legislators Are Exempt From Public Records Laws — For Now

Feb 16, 2017

Will legislators pass a bill that exposes them to greater scrutiny?

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KNPR's State of Nevada

Nevada Lawmakers Want To End Death Penalty

Jan 05, 2017

Eighty-one men sit on Death Row in Nevada, and a new chamber was just built at Ely State Prison. But the last execution took place more than a decade ago.

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Nevada ACLU Turns 50

Jun 09, 2016

In 1966 a bunch of lawyers got together in a living room in Reno to talk about civil liberties – and about starting a group that would fight for the constitutional rights of every Nevadan.

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Nevada Legislators Exempt From Public Records Law

Mar 21, 2016

The ability to access public records is an essential tool in a democracy.

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ACLU Sides With Pro-Life High Schooler Suing School District

Aug 18, 2015

A CCSD high schooler is taking the district to court.

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What The Supreme Court Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage Means For Nevada

Jun 26, 2015

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court of the United States today declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.

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Tough On Crime Laws Could Increase Nevada's Incarcerated

May 14, 2015

More than 60 bills in front of Nevada’s legislature could impact mass incarceration in the state’s jails and prisons, according to a civil rights advocacy group.

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Humboldt County Settles Police Seizure Case

Mar 18, 2015

Humboldt County recently settled a lawsuit with Tan Nguyen, a driver who was pulled over for speeding in the county in September 2013.

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Elko County To Charge Inmates

Feb 27, 2014

Elko County Commissioners approved a plan to start charging inmates for meals and medical care. Opponents think the plan is unconstitutional