New Faces of Justice: Nevada County Grand Jury Sworn In for 2024-2025 Term

NEVADA CITY, Calif. — In an official ceremony held at the Board of Supervitors Chamber today, Judge Scott Thomsen administered the oath to the new members of the Nevada County Grand Jury. This event marks the beginning of the 2024-2025 session, with several jurors returning to serve their community for a second consecutive year. The role of the Grand Jury, an essential component of governmental oversight, involves the examination of all county and city operations, ensuring efficient governance and the proper handling of public funds. This panel plays a critical role in maintaining transparency and … Read more

Nevada Secretary of State Slams GOP Lawsuit Over Voter Registration as ‘Meritless’ Amid Controversy

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The Nevada Secretary of State, Francisco Aguilar, has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the state GOP over voter registration as lacking merit. The lawsuit, which was filed by the Nevada Republican Party and the Republican National Committee, alleges that several counties in the state have voter registration numbers that exceed the number of adult citizens over the age of 18. Specifically, the lawsuit claims that Douglas County has a registration rate of 104%, Lyon County at 105%, and Storey County at 113%. Two other counties, Carson City and Clark County, reported … Read more

Nevada Jury Awards $130 Million in Landmark Lawsuit Against Real Water: A Critical Wake-up Call for Product Safety in the Bottled Water Industry

LAS VEGAS, Nevada – A Nevada jury has reached a landmark verdict in a case of negligence and product liability, awarding approximately $130 million in damages to five plaintiffs who suffered liver damage after consuming bottled water marketed by Inc. and its Real Water brand. This ruling has significant implications for the bottled water industry, shedding light on the importance of product safety and quality control. The Real Water brand, known for its premium treated ‘alkalized’ drinking water with detoxifying properties, was sold in distinctive blue boxy bottles. Marketed extensively through social media and … Read more

Landmark Verdict: Nevada Jury Grants $130M Compensation for Liver Damage Caused by Bottled Water

Las Vegas, Nevada – Five individuals have been awarded a staggering $130 million by a Nevada jury after experiencing liver damage from consuming bottled water. The verdict, reached on [Date], marks a significant legal win for the plaintiffs, who will receive compensation for their suffering. The case centered around the claim that the plaintiffs’ liver damage was caused by the consumption of a certain brand of bottled water. While the specific brand was not mentioned in the court proceedings, the jurors firmly believed that it was responsible for the health issues faced by the individuals. … Read more