Year: 2013

USDC (NV) Lawyer Representatives Sought – Applications Due July 1, 2013

The United States District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for three Lawyer Representative positions for the Unofficial Southern Division of the Court (Las Vegas). Lawyer Representatives provide vital input to the court on myriad of issues affecting the operations of the federal courts, including, but not limited to: rule changes; development […]

Las Vegas Municipal Court Now Offers Case Info Online

Las Vegas Municipal Court case information can now be found online at . The new search function allows those with a case number to enter the number and get information about a specific case including case history, fines owed and next court date. Additional information provided by the case search function includes violations, defendant […]

Federal CJA Panel Applications Due July 1, 2013

The District Court Executive is accepting applications for appointments of new Federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel attorneys (appointment of counsel for indigent defendants) for the Unofficial Southern Division of the District of Nevada. Attorneys interested in appointment to the CJA Panel must submit an application to Lance S. Wilson, District Court Executive, by Monday, […]

Federal Court Welcomes U.S. District Court Judge Andrew P. Gordon

On Thursday, May 30, 2013, members of the bar are invited to attend the Investiture Ceremony for the Honorable Andrew P. Gordon as United States District Judge for the District of Nevada. The ceremony starts at 3:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth Street, Las Vegas, Nevada. This […]

Courtfinder App Offers Court Calendars and Info for Users of Clark County Courts

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013, the Eighth Judicial District Court officially released the smartphone app, Courtfinder. The application offers information for users including calendars, updated dockets in real-time for the courts located at the Regional Justice Center at 200 Lewis Ave. in downtown Las Vegas. Courtfinder, developed by the District Court Information Technology division with […]

Notice of Inter-Departmental Case Transfers at Eighth Judicial District Court

UPDATED 1/23/13 – The court also transferred many criminal cases. On January 22, 2013 the Clark County Bar received a memo from the Eighth Judicial District Court updating the status of the “Inter-Departmental Case Transfers and Track Changes.” In summary, the court is making changes to the criminal tracking system. The following details the court’s […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Case Assignment Changes for 2013

Effective December 31, 2012, the Las Vegas Justice Court will operate with the following changes to the case assignments (by judicial departments): Dept.     Ctrm.   Judge                                Calendar     Reassignments  Dept. 1    7A     Judge Lippis                         Criminal     No change. Dept. 2    8B     Judge Sciscento  […]