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NAACP panel: Quit quashing minority vote

State legislatures in the past few years have made more than 250 attempts to pass laws to roll back voting rights and 22 states have approved such laws, NAACP panelists said in Las Vegas on Tuesday, accusing Republicans of trying to quash the growing minority vote.

Family Court Department T incumbent trails as primary votes tallied

The 10 contested judicial races on the primary ballot offered few surprises Tuesday, but one Family Court race took an interesting turn. Incomplete results showed former Family Court Judge Lisa Brown leading the Department T race. Las Vegas attorney Maria Maskall followed, narrowly ahead of incumbent Gayle Nathan, who was elected in 2010.

Reid faces election complaint over donation request

The Clark County Republican Party has filed a complaint with federal election officials against U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., for asking corporations to donate money to Assemblywoman Lucy Flores, a Democrat running for lieutenant governor.