Prostitution -- Nevada
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Report of investigation into "Conforte land transaction," wherein brothel owner Joe Conforte purchased and sold property to the Reno Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority for a golf course. The collection contains material from March 15, 1976 created by the Nevada, Washoe County Grand Jury.
Dates: March 15, 1976
Abstract Copy of District Court transcript of murder trial and confession of Millian who was accused of murdering prostitute Julia Bulette in Virginia City, Nevada. Includes charges, plea, testimony, and judgement.
Overview William J. Raggio, a Republican, was Nevada's longest serving state senator, his tenure lasted from 1972 until his resignation in 2011. For most of his senatorial career Raggio was widely considered to be the unequaled master of the legislative process. He served as the Assistant District Attorney of Washoe County from 1952-1958, and later as the District Attorney from 1958-1970. During his time in the District Attorney's office, he handled a number of high profile cases, including one with...