by Geoff Dornan

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April 5, 2013
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Press requests for release of Brooks report denied

A request to release all materials used in the decision to expel Steven Brooks from the Nevada Assembly has been denied by the Legislative Counsel Bureau. The Nevada Press Association, including The Record-Courier, joined in the demand for release of as much information in the report as allowed by federal law to help the public learn exactly why Brooks was expelled. Press Association director Barry Smith said the organization will meet soon to decide what to do about the denial. The options are pretty much limited to taking the legislative counsel bureau to court. “I hope this isn’t the Legislature’s …

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