Volunteers to help domestic violence victims needed

Nia Wong Posted: Oct 31, 2018 11:32 AM PDT Updated: Oct 31, 2018 11:50 AM PDT LAS VEGAS – Safe Nest and Metro Police have teamed up to offer more efficient services to domestic violence victims, but in order to do that, they need hundreds of volunteers. Safe Nest has a program they are seeing…

A sign in Tagalog indicating to “Vote Here” next to a sign prohibiting campaigning are posted at the Boulevard Mall voting booths on the first day of early voting, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. By Camalot Todd (contact) Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 | 2 a.m. Ballot Question 1, or Marsy’s Law, seeks to expand the state constitutional…

By Hayley Miller Track Palin, the eldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R), was arrested Friday for the third time in less than three years on charges stemming from domestic violence incidents. In the latest case, he allegedly assaulted a female acquaintance in his home, according to law enforcement officials. Alaskan State Troopers…

Many of my domestic violence clients have questions and concerns about witnesses being subpoenaed to their trial settings. More specifically, they have questions and concerns about the alleged “victim” being subpoenaed to their trial. Service of Trial Subpoena Chapter 174 of the Nevada Revised Statutes governs trial subpoenas. A subpoena to appear at a misdemeanor…

If the subpoena is not delivered to the witness or victim pursuant to one of the above three methods,
the subpoena was not validly served and carries no legal weight.