Nevada Assembly

(photo courtesy Nevada Legislature)

Brooks Takes Plea Deal

Ex-Assemblyman Steven Brooks has reached a plea bargain with California authorities in connection with a freeway chase a year ago.


Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks (photo courtesy Nevada Legislature)

Rain Postpones Brooks’ California Hearing

Jailed almost nearly a year in California, former Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks’ legal case has been delayed yet again–this time by California rains.


Assemblyman Steven Brooks (photo: North Las Vegas Police)

Steven Brooks Case Again Delayed

A court date for late February is set in the former Assemblyman’s encounter with California Highway Patrol officers


Nevada Assemblywoman Peggy Pierce (photo courtesy: State of Nevada Legislature)

Nev. Assemblywoman Pierce Dead At 59

Nevada Democratic Assemblywoman Peggy Pierce has died after a battle with cancer.


Steven Brooks (courtesy of KTNV)

Ex-Assemblyman Pleads ‘Not Guilty’

Former Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks is set for an arraignment in a Southern California case stemming from a car chase and police confrontation in March.


(photo courtesy: State of Nevada)

Annual Session For State Lawmakers?

A bill that could lead to annual Legislative sessions has won approval from an Assembly committee.


File photo of a DMV. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lawmakers OK Bill Establishing Driver Privilege Cards For Illegal Immigrants

The Nevada Assembly gave final legislative approval late Monday to a bill establishing driver privilege cards for people in the country illegally.


Former Nevada Assemblywoman Heidi Gansert (photo courtesy:

Gansert Cleared Of Campaign Finance Allegation

A former Nevada assemblywoman has been cleared of violating campaign finance laws.


Assemblyman Steven Brooks (photo: North Las Vegas Police)

Brooks Indicted On Firearms Charge

Former Assemblyman Steven Brooks has been indicted on a firearms charge, a felony.


Booking photo of Steven Brooks from February 2013 (photo: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)

Steven Brooks Due Back In Court

A former Las Vegas-area elected official is due in a California court on felony charges stemming from a freeway chase that ended with a violent struggle with police the same day he was expelled from the Nevada state Assembly.