Day: November 20, 2013

Las Vegas Justice Court Announces Clarifications Regarding Applicable Dates for New Traffic Procedures

The Las Vegas Justice Court has begun utilizing a “rolling” three-year review period relating to driver histories. During the last Traffic Bench-Bar Committee meeting, Chief Judge Karen Bennett-Haron explained that the rolling three-year review period began on September 28, 2013. Thus, if a defendant received a traffic citation prior to that date, the particular citation […]

Family Bench Bar Meeting – Thursday, November 7, 2013

The schedule of upcoming meetings for the Family Bench Bar Committee are as follows: Thursday, November 7, 2013 Thursday, December 19, 2013 Thursday, January 30, 2014 Unless otherwise announced, all meetings will be held at noon in Courtroom 9 at the Family Courts and Services Center located at 601 North Pecos Road, Las Vegas, NV […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Holds Traffic Bench-Bar Meeting – Monday, August 26, 2013

On Monday, August 26th, at noon, in Courtroom 7A, the Las Vegas Justice Court will be holding a follow-up Traffic Bench-Bar Meeting to discuss policy changes that will tentatively become effective on September 1, 2013. The changes include specific Traffic-School requirements and new calendaring procedures. Attorneys who handle a high volume of traffic tickets for […]

Openings Available for Attorneys to Serve on U.S. District Court Mediation Panel

Attorneys admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada have been invited to apply for service on the mediation panel for the Court’s Early Mediation Program for Section 1983 Inmate Cases in the unofficial Southern Division of the District Court. On behalf of the court, U.S. Magistrate Judge George Foley, […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Expanded Hours at Service Counter

Effective Thursday, August 1, 2013, the hours of operation for public service counter serving the civil and criminal divisions of the Las Vegas Justice Court expanded. The public service counter, located on the second floor of the Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas, remains open daily until 4:00 p.m. Telephone service hours also expanded […]

Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar – August 6 & 7, 2013

The Eighth Judicial District Court will hold the next Medical/Malpractice Status Check Calendar on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. only. The calendar will be held at the Complex Litigation Center, 333 S. Sixth Street in downtown Las Vegas. Endoscopy cases will […]