Federal court hands Waste Management win in latest round of Reno, Nevada franchise fight

Published by WasteDive A new unpublished opinion from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit is being touted as a victory by Waste Management and Reno, Nevada, in an ongoing legal fight involving a group of local competitors. The May 18 ruling affirmed a lower court’s 2019 decision that the company’s exclusive municipal franchise contract, and the […]

Lyon County judge overturns Nevada’s ghost gun law

Man looking on handguns, showcase in gun shop

YERINGTON, Nev. (KOLO) – A 3rd Judicial District Court Judge has struck down Nevada’s so-called “ghost gun” law as unconstitutionally vague. AB 286, sponsored by Assemblymember Sandra Jauregui, D-Clark County, outlawed the possession, purchase, transport, or receipt of an unfinished firearm frame or receiver. Judge John Schlegelmilch has not issued his formal written order yet, […]