Court News

Clark County Court Adopts Procedure for Filing of Affidavits Pursuant to NRS 52.400(3)

Effective June 1, 2016, the Clerk of the Court for the Eighth Judicial District Court adopted a new procedure for the filing of affidavits submitted by law enforcement agencies related to NRS 52.400(3). See District Court Policy No: 2016-01. The purpose of the procedure for filing and maintaining affidavits pursuant to NRS 52.400(3) is detailed in this administrative directive. A copy […]

Clark County Court Procedures Changed for Q-Cases Involving Animal Control

Effective May 5, 2016, the Las Vegas Justice Court Criminal Division has ordered changes to procedures in matters regarding the scheduling of certain criminal cases for hearing. The changes affect Q-Cases involving Clark County Animal Control and are explained in Administrative Order #15-07, Amended on 5/5/16, and are to supersede Administrative Order #14-01 which is […]

Eighth Judicial District Court to Collect Updated Filing Fees for Probate Cases

Effective June 1, 2016, the Eighth Judicial District Court will begin collecting updated filing fees for probate cases. The updates are explained in a letter dated May 2, 2016 from Civil Presiding Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez of the Eighth Judicial District Court to members of the bar who handle probate matters. Included with the letter is […]

USDC (NV) Lawyer Representatives Applications Due May 27, 2016

The United States District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for Lawyer Representatives. Lawyer Representatives provide vital input to the Court on a myriad of issues affecting the operations of the federal courts including, but not limited to: rule changes; development of new programs; design of new court facilities and the expenditure […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Seeks Referees, Pro Tempore Judges

The Las Vegas Township Justice Court invites attorneys to apply for positions as Referees and Justices of the Peace Pro Tempore for the 2017-2018 Calendar Years. (1) Small Claims Referees Pursuant to NRS 4.355 and NRS Chapter 73, the Court is seeking attorneys in good standing who are interested in serving as Referees in Small […]

PreTrial CCDC Office Hours of Operations Change at Las Vegas Justice Court

  Effective March 14, 2016, the Las Vegas Justice Court PreTrial Services Division office at the Clark County Detention Center will be open 24-hours a day. This means that individuals and bail bonding companies will be able to post bail with the Court during these hours. Information on inmates who are incarcerated at the Clark […]