New Nevada attorney general: Background check law a priority

Nevada's incoming Attorney General Aaron Ford speaks with The Associated Press, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in Las Vegas. Ford wants to find a way to implement a stalled, voter-approved gun background check law when he takes office early next year after his predecessor, Republican Adam Laxalt, said the measure couldn't be enforced. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Nevada's incoming Attorney General Aaron Ford speaks with The Associated Press, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in Las Vegas. Ford wants to find a way to implement a stalled, voter-approved gun background check law when he takes office early next year after his predecessor, Republican Adam Laxalt, said the measure couldn't be enforced. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Nevada's incoming Attorney General Aaron Ford speaks with The Associated Press, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in Las Vegas. Ford wants to find a way to implement a stalled, voter-approved gun background check law when he takes office early next year after his predecessor, Republican Adam Laxalt, said the measure couldn't be enforced. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Nevada's incoming Attorney General Aaron Ford speaks with The Associated Press, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, in Las Vegas. Ford wants to find a way to implement a stalled, voter-approved gun background check law when he takes office early next year after his predecessor, Republican Adam Laxalt, said the measure couldn't be enforced. (AP Photo/John Locher)