Legal Aid Center in the News

December 9, 2015

Fred Schulte
The Center for Public Integrity 

After years of financial ups and downs, Gloria Whitaker needed some quick cash to help keep a roof over her head.

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November 30, 2015

Stephanie Zepelin
ABC 13 Action News

A Las Vegas woman said burglars ruined her Thanksgiving. 

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December 9, 2015

Fred Schulte
The Center for Public Integrity

How millions in campaign contributions help block laws to crack down on lending abuses

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November 28, 2015

Jennifer Robison
Las Vegas Review-Journal

High interest rates associated with auto-title loans grab most of the industry's headlines.

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November 28, 2015

Jennifer Robison
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Retired mover Wayne Fischer lives mostly on $489 a month from Social Security.

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November 28, 2015

Jennifer Robison
Las Vegas Review-Journal

The title loan industry is fragmented, with dozens of players ranging from small mom-and-pop locations to nationwide operators with thousands of locations. 

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November 24, 2015

Mark Adams
Las Vegas Weekly

Court can be a scary place for a kid. 

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November 20, 2015

Jan Hogan
View Staff Writer

It's been 10 years of helping the community grow stronger and 10 years of funding worthwhile organizations.

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November 23, 2015

Darcy Spears
ABC 13 Action News

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - More startling discoveries about just how 'unjust' Clark County's guardianship system is.

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November 23, 2015

Colton Lochhead
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada's top justice wants to form a permanent Supreme Court committee that would monitor and analyze the state's troubled guardianship system.

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November 18, 2015

The Associated Press

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt is launching a program to provide free legal assistance to members of the military.

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November 9, 2015

Carri Geer Thevenot
Las Vegas Review-Journal

A Nevada prisoner was awarded $28,800 Friday in a civil rights case in Las Vegas.

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October 19, 2015

MICHELLE RINDELS
SunHerald Associated Press

Parents urged Nevada officials to pay more to therapists who work with children with autism, saying low rates could lead to a shortage of workers.

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October 19, 2015

Sandra Chereb
Las Vegas Review-Journal Capital Bureau

CARSON CITY — Parents of autistic children and providers of early intervention services urged state officials Monday to increase Nevada's proposed rate of reimbursement for treating low-income children, saying to do otherwise will doom the program to failure and deny vulnerable children essential tools to lead productive lives.

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October 20, 2015
Cy Ryan, Jackie Valley
Las Vegas Sun

When Stephanie Hill’s son was 3 years old, doctors diagnosed him with an autism-spectrum disorder and predicted he might never speak.

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