Chili cook-off at RJC raises funds to make Quilts of Valor for veterans

Chili cook-off at RJC raises funds to make Quilts of Valor for veterans

2017-11-23T00:27:14-07:00 November 23rd, 2017|
A chili cook-off at the Regional Justice Center raised more than $700. for Quilts of Valor. A check was presented to the Nevada state coordinator for the Quilt of Valor Foundation, Victoria Colburn Hall at a recent Veteran’ Court graduation ceremony. Judge Linda Bell presides [...]
2017-11-23T00:27:14-07:00 November 23rd, 2017|

Homeless parents get reprieve at event aimed at getting them on their feet

Homeless parents get reprieve at event aimed at getting them on their feet

2017-11-16T23:30:11-07:00 November 16th, 2017|
An army of volunteers descended on Cashman Center on Nov. 14 to provide services to thousands of Valley homeless at Project Homeless Connect. The Eighth Judicial District Court Family Division set up a court on-site. Judge Linda Marquis set sixty-day hearings and quashed warrants for [...]
2017-11-16T23:30:11-07:00 November 16th, 2017|

Homeless parents get opportunity to quash child support warrants at Project Homeless Connect

Homeless parents get opportunity to quash child support warrants at Project Homeless Connect

2017-11-13T19:25:13-07:00 November 13th, 2017|
Parents who are homeless often have warrants due to non-compliance with child support orders. Sixty-day hearings will be set for down on their luck parents who have fallen behind on child-support payments and need time to get their finances in order. Services will be available [...]
2017-11-13T19:25:13-07:00 November 13th, 2017|

Upcoming Civil Bench Bar meeting to include free CLE: The Lawyers’ ethical obligations for voir dire

Upcoming Civil Bench Bar meeting to include free CLE: The Lawyers’ ethical obligations for voir dire

2017-11-10T01:27:32-07:00 November 10th, 2017|
On November 14 at noon, District Court judges and civil attorneys will convene in courtroom 10D of the Regional Justice Center at 200 Lewis Ave. for a bite to eat and great info. Representative from the State Bar of Nevada Vernon “Gene” Leverty, President and [...]
2017-11-10T01:27:32-07:00 November 10th, 2017|

Veterans’ Court chili cook-off raises funds for Quilts of Valor

Veterans’ Court chili cook-off raises funds for Quilts of Valor

2017-11-09T18:51:42-07:00 November 9th, 2017|
A lunchtime chili cook-off raised funds for Quilts of Valor. The event was planned to mark Veterans’ Day. Christina Greene took the top honors as the chili champ; Matt Taylor with the Nevada Department of Veterans Services took the second spot; and District Court Judge Nancy [...]
2017-11-09T18:51:42-07:00 November 9th, 2017|

Judge trades gavel and robe for wand and pink cape to make adoptions memory of a lifetime

Judge trades gavel and robe for wand and pink cape to make adoptions memory of a lifetime

2017-11-02T19:04:29-07:00 November 2nd, 2017|
Three children from the Miller family had a look of pure bliss when District Court Family Division Judge Cynthia Giuliani waved a magic wand, finalized their adoptions and made their new family whole. The trio got to sit on the bench with the judge. There [...]
2017-11-02T19:04:29-07:00 November 2nd, 2017|