Nevada "Bench Trial" Laws

Anybody who is charged with a crime in Nevada has the right to a trial. Some defendants may elect to have a Nevada trial by jury, but others are entitled only to a trial by judge called a "bench trial." A skilled Las Vegas criminal defense attorney would be familiar with each of the local judges and would craft a defense in accordance with that particular judge's past rulings and views.

This article explains Las Vegas bench trial law.  Keep reading to learn about the right to a bench trial in Nevada.

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