It’s a question that resonates throughout America, in courtrooms where legal marijuana users (medical and recreational) are having their parenting rights challenged, some having lost custody of their children. Now, a Clark County Family Court judge’s ruling could set precedent. When I first spoke with Keith Patton he had not seen his young son in… More Court: Med Pot-Smoking Parents are OK
When the federal government closed Community Bank of Nevada in August of 2009, Jeff Guinn, the son of former Governor Kenny Guinn, and his business partners, including his father, owed the bank a total of more than $40 million dollars in defaulted loans. Governor Guinn is described in legal documents as a principal in Coronado… More Feds win $22.5 million judgment against former Gov. Kenny Guinn’s company, partners
Perhaps you saw the picture http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/las-vegas/las-vegas-students-honored-wildlife-efforts-photos in the Las Vegas Review-Journal of Clark County School students admiring the occupants of the Mirage Dolphin Habitat. Last week Congresswoman Dina Titus honored the Habitat and the fifth-grade class from Thiriot Elementary School for “educating the community about conservation.” That’s a quote from an MGM Resorts International ad below, which… More Clark County School District Serves MGM Kool-Aid to Students
Monday, May 25 marks the 50th anniversary of the Lewiston, Maine heavyweight rematch between Sonny Liston and Muhammad Ali that ended with the famed “phantom punch” and fueled even more speculation the fix was in more than a year earlier in Miami when Liston lost his title to then-Cassius Clay. Someone will write an anniversary piece suggesting that Liston conspired with my father, Ash… More Gambler Obstructed Liston Death Investigation
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Republican hopeful for Lt. Governor Sue Lowden says she’ll step down from the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners regardless of the outcome of the primary election next month. Lowden says serving on the board is a tough job that causes her much anguish and she predicts tough times ahead as regulators tackle the role of… More Win or Lose, Lowden to Leave Medical Board
Is anyone else wondering how Nevada Gaming Commission members can keep a straight face while discussing the perils of licensees being associated with Nevada’s blossoming medical marijuana industry? The commission voted (barely) last week to endorse the Control Board’s earlier edict that grass and green felt don’t mix. Here’s a line from Howard Stutz’ report… More MMJ Conflicts Extend to Regulators, Threaten Budding Industry