John Vellardita, Clark County Education Association executive director, is seen in 2016 in Las ...
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Extortionate initiatives may bloom under recent court ruling

“Hey, that’s a nice casino industry you got there. Be a real shame if somebody came along and added another tier to the gambling tax,…

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Congregants listen to the service at Christ Church Episcopal on Sunday, June 26, 2022, in Las V ...
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Las Vegas pastors, churchgoers react to abortion ruling

Churchgoers packed into Hope Church on Cactus Avenue on Sunday to hear their weekly sermon, eagerly waiting for the opening prayer. Almost immediately, the room…

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Cherish Berkey, 10, looks out at a memorial to the unborn display while holding a replica of an ...
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Anti-abortion rally in Las Vegas celebrates SCOTUS ruling

About 30 people gathered Saturday afternoon in Las Vegas to celebrate the rolling back of federal protections for abortion after the Supreme Court overturned Roe…

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Abortion ruling thrusts companies into divisive arena

The Supreme Court’s decision to end the nation’s constitutional protections for abortion has catapulted businesses of all types into the most divisive corner of politics….

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Protesters hold signs in response to Roe v. Wade being overturned today at the Lloyd D. George ...
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Abortion-rights backers protest Roe ruling in Las Vegas

Annette Magnus was driving home from the gym Friday when a fellow member of Battle Born Progress called to tell her that the U.S. Supreme…

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Planned Parenthood holds news conference after Roe ruling
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Planned Parenthood holds news conference after Roe ruling

On the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak on Friday reaffirmed his commitment to protecting…

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FILE - Rabbi Sanford Akselrad at Congregation Ner Tamid on Friday, April 3, 2020, in Henderson. ...
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Las Vegas religious leaders react to Supreme Court ruling

Local religious leaders shared mixed opinions on the Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that had enshrined abortion as a…

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Nevada politicians react to Supreme Court ruling on abortion

WASHINGTON — A Supreme Court ruling that overturned a half-century of abortion rights sparked emotional protests and condemnation on Friday, as well as praise and…

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Sisolak derides Supreme Court’s gun ruling; AG researching impact

Gov. Steve Sisolak chastised the Supreme Court for its ruling Thursday that Americans have a right to carry firearms in public for self-defense. “While Americans…

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Supreme Court ruling expands gun rights for first time in a decade
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Supreme Court ruling expands gun rights for first time in a decade

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a restrictive New York gun law in a major ruling for gun rights. The justices’ 6-3…

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