A-Tech seniors on track to success with party train gone bad capstone project before District Court Judge

A-Tech seniors on track to success with party train gone bad capstone project before District Court Judge

2016-04-26T21:40:43-07:00 April 26th, 2016|
Advanced Technologies Academy (A-TECH) seniors looked and acted the parts of lawyers, engineers and other professionals when they did their capstone project before District Court Judge Joanna Kishner on Apr. 20.Students from the legal studies program served as the attorneys in the case, while students from [...]
2016-04-26T21:40:43-07:00 April 26th, 2016|

Judge Elissa Cadish to be honored with Liberty Bell Award for community work and educating youth on justice

Judge Elissa Cadish to be honored with Liberty Bell Award for community work and educating youth on justice

2016-04-26T16:40:32-07:00 April 26th, 2016|
District Court Judge Elissa Cadish will be honored with the Clark County Law Foundation Liberty Bell Award on Saturday, April 30, at 11 a.m., at the Las Vegas replica of the Liberty Bell (located at the corner of Fourth St. and Lewis Ave.) at Centennial [...]
2016-04-26T16:40:32-07:00 April 26th, 2016|

The push is on to be prepared for trial

The push is on to be prepared for trial

2016-04-19T22:56:59-07:00 April 19th, 2016|
The Family Court caseload has a significant volume of propria persona (pro per) cases. That volume presents challenges. Steps have been taken to help those who represent themselves with resources through the Family Law Self-Help Center and website http://www.familylawselfhelpcenter.org.The push is also on to get [...]
2016-04-19T22:56:59-07:00 April 19th, 2016|

April is Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month and a great time to consider volunteering as a CASA Volunteer

April is Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month and a great time to consider volunteering as a CASA Volunteer

2016-04-19T22:03:00-07:00 April 19th, 2016|
 Children who are in foster care face daunting challenges. They are generally traumatized by abuse and neglect and have to face their day-to-day lives with constant uncertainty. A Light of Hope Ceremony was held at the Eighth Judicial District Family Court to illuminate the need for volunteers [...]
2016-04-19T22:03:00-07:00 April 19th, 2016|

Lawyers To Take On Doctors On The Tennis Court To Benefit At-Risk Kids

Lawyers To Take On Doctors On The Tennis Court To Benefit At-Risk Kids

2016-04-19T00:26:23-07:00 April 19th, 2016|
Starting Monday evening on April 25, hundreds of lawyers, doctors, judges and others will compete in both adult and junior singles, doubles and mixed doubles tennis draws, with the finals matches being held on Sunday, May 1 to see who is king of the court. All [...]
2016-04-19T00:26:23-07:00 April 19th, 2016|

Before a District Court judge A-TECH seniors to try case of a party train gone bad

Before a District Court judge A-TECH seniors to try case of a party train gone bad

2016-04-14T00:32:13-07:00 April 14th, 2016|
  Senior students from the Advanced Technologies Academy (A-TECH) will do a mock trial before Eighth Judicial District Court Judge Joanna Kishner on Apr. 20 at 9 a.m. at the Eighth Judicial District Court, in the Regional Justice Center, Courtroom 12B. The case that centers around [...]
2016-04-14T00:32:13-07:00 April 14th, 2016|

Civil Bench Bar today at noon – Hot topics on agenda

Civil Bench Bar today at noon – Hot topics on agenda

2016-04-12T16:23:31-07:00 April 12th, 2016|
The Civil Bench Bar meeting is today at noonThe agenda includes a review of  the Nevada Supreme Court Civil Decisions from March:Tom v. Innovative Home Systems, LLC, 132 Nev.Ad.Op. 15 (March 10, 2016)(Appeals Ct.; 2-1)Hairr v. District Court, 132 Nev.Ad.Op. 16 (March 10, 2016)(3-0)Rish v. Simao, 132 [...]
2016-04-12T16:23:31-07:00 April 12th, 2016|