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The Urban Voice provides news relevant to the black community in Las Vegas, Nevada, as well as, Reno, Carson City, Henderson, Boulder City, and North Las Vegas.

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by Dedree "Dee" Butler, Esq. on October 4, 2020
CANDIDATE PROFILE: Dedree "Dee" Butter, Esq.
by Dedree "Dee" Butler, Esq. on October 4, 2020
Dee Butler will be honored to serve as a family court judge to give back to the community that has given so much to her. She understands the importance of having a judge who listens and respects the people before her. ... Read full article
by Dr. Gerald D. Curry on October 4, 2020
The Power of Collaboration
by Dr. Gerald D. Curry on October 4, 2020
By coming together, we demonstrate our commitment and determination to succeed.  No man lives on an island, and we are our brother’s keeper.  ... Read full article
by Christy Craig, Esq. on October 4, 2020
Why I am the best candidate for District Court | Dept. 32
by Christy Craig, Esq. on October 4, 2020
District Courts are trial courts.  Both civil and criminal trials happen in District Court.  District Court judges must be competent, experienced and understand trials. I am Christy Craig.  I am running for District Court Judge in Dept. 32.... Read full article
by Belinda T. Harris, Esq. on October 4, 2020
CANDIDATE PROFILE: Belinda T. Harris, Esq.
by Belinda T. Harris, Esq. on October 4, 2020
Belinda T. Harris is BOLD, TOUGH, AND HONEST (#BTH) and dedicated to the people of North Las Vegas. She is proud of being homegrown and she is devoted to maintaining integrity and fairness in North Las Vegas Justice Courts. ... Read full article
by Augusta Massey, Esq. on September 4, 2020
Celebrating the 100th Year Anniversary of the 19th Amendment
by Augusta Massey, Esq. on September 4, 2020
This year marks the one hundredth anniversary of the nineteenth amendment. On August 18, 1920, women attained the legal right to vote in the United States of America.... Read full article
by Joseph C. Abraham on September 4, 2020
Mobilizing the Black Vote in 2020
by Joseph C. Abraham on September 4, 2020
“My first task was to assess the political landscape with a racial equity lens,” she remembers being tasked by Nevada Alliance, a donor table that helps to fundraise for Democratic organizations and programs." -Yindra Dixon... Read full article
by U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto on September 4, 2020
Lewis’s grace had the power to change the hearts and minds of millions of Americans. In every facet of his career, we saw faith in the power of nonviolence, hope in the face of hate, and determination that by causing ‘good trouble..."... Read full article
by Congressman Steven Horsford on July 3, 2020
The George Floyd Justice in Policing Act is the first-ever bold, comprehensive approach to hold police accountable, end racial profiling, change the culture of law enforcement, empower our communities, and build trust between law enforcement...... Read full article
by Naiomi Pitre on July 3, 2020
I Care Because I’ve Been There: Dedree “Dee” Butler, Esq.
by Naiomi Pitre on July 3, 2020
As an attorney (Dedree Butler, Esq.) practicing in the Clark County Public Defender’s Office for the past decade, she is now running for Family Court Judge in Department J in the upcoming November elections.... Read full article
by Fikisha Miller, Esq. on July 3, 2020
The Judiciary: A Series on Government in the State of Nevada
by Fikisha Miller, Esq. on July 3, 2020
The Judicial branch of the government is responsible for interpreting the law. While that sounds like a relatively simple task the justice system relies on a multi-leveled court system. ... Read full article
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