By Briana Erickson Las Vegas Review-JournalDecember 1, 2020 – 9:22 pm An investigator working for the Alpine Motel Apartments owner’s defense team was found in contempt of court Tuesday after refusing to testify during a preliminary hearing. Don Dibble was previously found in contempt Oct. 27 after he declined to answer questions about his interview with the complex’s manager,…

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By Debra J. Saunders Las Vegas Review-Journal August 25, 2020 WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a pardon for Jon D. Ponder, a former bank robber who founded Hope for Prisoners, a Las Vegas organization that helps criminal offenders re-enter the workforce, family life and society. Joining Ponder in the White House to receive the pardon…

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Statement from the Press Secretary Regarding the Pardon of Jon Ponder  LAW & JUSTICE  Issued on: August 25, 2020 Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Grant of Clemency (Full Pardon) for Jon Ponder.  Mr. Ponder is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hope for Prisoners, Inc., an organization he established after serving a…

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By Rio Lacanlale Las Vegas Review-JournalAugust 18, 2020 – 1:23 pm The first day of a preliminary hearing in the involuntary manslaughter case against the landlord and property manager of the Alpine Motel Apartments, the site of the deadliest residential fire in Las Vegas, consisted of graphic testimony and evidence. At the conclusion of the hearing, which is expected to last…

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Legal observers at Las Vegas protest challenge Lombardo’s account of their arrests By Ricardo Torres-Cortez (contact) Thursday, June 18, 2020 | 9 p.m. Peaceful protesters marching down the Las Vegas Strip on Saturday were about 100 yards from their final destination at the Welcome to Las Vegas sign when Metro Police blocked their path and dispersed the…

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