Essays Tagged: "Nevada"

This is an essay about PROPOSITION 5 Gambling on the Indian reservations

in there current status. These slot machines were said to look just like the slot machines used in Nevada, the state and some local officials said they were not expectable under the state law.Not all ... t of money.The new machines are much more different in feel and their design. They are not like the Nevada style machines they hardly except money and use push button accuracy not the old arm pulling ...

(4 pages) 63 0 1.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

The controversial issue of death penalty

eaking world),electrocution (introduced by the New York state in 1890), the gas chamber (adopted in Nevada in 1923), firing squad (used only in Utah), or lethal injection (introduced in 1977 by Oklaho ...

(5 pages) 219 0 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Circus Circus Equipmet case analysis

nos and will continue to effect Las Vegas, but probably to a lesser extent.Government RegulationsIn Nevada, the ownership and operation of gambling facilities are subject to strict regulation. The com ... subject to strict regulation. The company is subject to the licensing and regulatory control of the Nevada Gaming Commission, Nevada State Gaming Control Board, and Clark County, Nevada Gaming Authori ...

(8 pages) 66 1 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Complete Nevada Traveler Reviews The Complete Nevada Traveler, by Toll. Describes how Toll incorporates his personal experiences into his writing.

o pick up numerous travel guides of the states. However, none of them quite compare to The Complete Nevada Traveler. You see, the great thing about this one, is the fact that Toll himself, a native Ne ... o Las Vegas, this is a must have guide. Hopefully it can bring as much knowledge about the state of Nevada to you, as it has brought to me. I'm confident in saying that surely this book will overall s ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gambling Ban

th in the gambling industry. Twenty years ago, if people wanted to gamble, they would have to go to Nevada. Today, there are only six states in which no form of legalized gambling exists. In addition, ... gambling is defined as the placing of bets on professional and college events in every state except Nevada. There is an explosion of illegal sports gambling on just about every college campus in the n ...

(7 pages) 80 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

A Biography on Congresswoman Shelley Berkley

es since 1999. She is currently in her fourth term representing the First Congressional District of Nevada which includes Las Vegas and the Las Vegas Strip.After completing both junior high and high s ... ng both junior high and high school in Las Vegas, Shelley broke tradition and went to University of Nevada, Las Vegas collage (UNLV). She had always had great leadership. Even though, she was elected ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Air Pollution

A Breath Of Bad Air Due to the growth in population,recent studies show that Nevada is currently experiencing a critical set ofcircumstances concerning bad air quality. This bad ... lrequired to provide an ample margin of safety to protect the public health.Some of the counties in Nevada,such as Clark County, are non-attainment areas. The Clean Air Act defines anon-attainment are ... in non-attainmentstatus must implement a series of programs to achieve attainment. Manyresidents in Nevada are currently at risk for critical health problems due tobad air quality. As the population c ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Circus Circus

Circus Circus Enterprises, Inc. (1998) Summary Founded in 1974 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Circus Circus Enterprises (CCE) is in the entertainment industry with casino gaming as its c ... nd disruptions caused by renovations to the casinos. CCE has entered into several joint ventures in Nevada and Illinois and is developing joint ventures in Atlantic City and Detroit. The major project ... her for the same customer base. CCE is experiencing growing competition with its Tunica and smaller Nevada operations which have limited the revenues and profits from those operations. The demand for ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Bear Essentials

The "Bear" Essentials Whether in the Appalachian Mountains or the Nevada sierra, many American forests are home to one of nature's most fascinating animals, ursus ame ...

(3 pages) 559 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Career Research

for more hotels and motels is increasing tremendously because of how high tourism is. Currently the Nevada outlook is at about 2,250 jobs a year, but they think it will grow to 3,280 jobs by 2006. Abo ...

(3 pages) 27 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business Problem: Recidivism Rate of DUI Repeat Offenders

ss ProblemDUI/DWI arrests cost tax payers millions of dollars yearly. Alcohol is a factor in 27% of Nevada’s crash costs. Alcohol-related crashes in Nevada cost the public an estimated $1.1 billi ... ependent_variable, retrieved July 16, 2007., L. (2007, July 5). Instructor. (C. D. Jean Rich ...

(9 pages) 62 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Biography of John Eric Ensign

epresentatives since 1995. He has currently taken on the role as the 24th United States Senator for Nevada.Furthermore although, John was born in California he was raised in northern Nevada. His mothe ... ly, Michael became chairman of the board of directors of Mandalay Bay. The family moved to southern Nevada where John graduated in 1976, from Clark High School. He attended University of Nevada, Las V ...

(4 pages) 20 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Biography of Oscar Baylin Goodman

a Democratic Party, and an attorney. He has currently taken on the role as the mayor of Las Vegas, Nevada. Furthermore, Oscar was born in to a Jewish family. He attended Haverford College, Pennsylvan ... from University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1964. He furthered career when he was admitted to the Nevada Bar Association in 1965 and he served as a Chief Public Defender in Clark County, Nevada from ...

(3 pages) 1158 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

The Ghost Dance Cult

nd game animals would comeback to life. It was first adopted by Indians in what is now the state of Nevada in the late 1860's. The religion was revived in 1889 by several different Californian tribes. ...

(2 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Burning Man

Rock Arts Festival, but is often referred to as Weirdstock. The festival takes place every year in Nevada's Black Rock desert for one week. Instantly over night, the lifeless desert transforms into a ... ning Man's pieces. An attendee of the festival proposed they move Burning Man to a barren desert in Nevada called Black Rock (DeSalvo 7). The event quickly relocated to the Black Rock desert. A hundre ...

(9 pages) 13 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology


e years, and then stored in the dry storage until they are ready to be shipped to Yucca Mountain in Nevada (2). At Yucca Mountain, they will bury the assemblies low underground, and they will stay the ...

(2 pages) 10 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Capstone Case Brief

Miller v. StateSupreme Court of Nevada, 1996991 P. 2d 1183People in the United States commit crimes and make up excuses why they sho ... criminal procedures. One of the most significant court decision is Miller Vs State Supreme Court of Nevada, 1996 991 P.2d 1183.FactsOn May 8, 1993, hearing a commotion, Officer Maria Jordan went to an ... insanity test during the period in which he stabbed Goring. The test for insanity had been used in Nevada since 1889. State v. Lewis, 20 Nev.333, 22 P.241 (1889). The defense used the M’Naughten ...

(4 pages) 33 0 3.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Ecosystem Structure- Resource shortage.

rtage is thought to have occurred because of global warming (Reader's Digest, 2008). According to a Nevada climatologist most of the areas water that is produced comes during the winter months (Reader ... and less snow, earlier snow melting and higher evaporation rates (Reader's Digest, 2008).Unlike the Nevada climatologist, a scientist by the name of Dohrenwend believes that it is not just the weather ...

(2 pages) 23 0 2.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Las Vegas, USA: Portrait of a Market Leader

1.Introduction:Las Vegas is the most populous city in the US State of Nevada, and an internationally renowned major resort city for gambling, shopping, fine dining, and e ...

(8 pages) 25 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Labor Market Research

ncrease to nurses responded promptly, and hospitals added 186,500 nurses between 2001, and 2003. In Nevada, there are fewer nurses as a proportion of its workforce than just about anywhere else in the ... country. Some hospitals have already started putting a divert status due to the shortage of nurses. Nevada has a shortage of around 1800 nurses, and the state is believed to have extremely bad problem ...

(4 pages) 496 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers