Skip to page body Home Information Center Election Center Business Center Licensing Center Securities Center Online Services
News Review
SECRETARY OF STATE FILES EMERGENCY MOTION IN REDISTRICTING CASE
Posted Date: 10/6/2011

For Immediate Release
Contact: Robert Walsh, Deputy for Southern Nevada 
             (702) 486-2450 
             rwalsh@sos.nv.gov

 

(Carson City, NV; October 6, 2011) – Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller today filed an emergency motion with the Nevada Supreme Court requesting that the Court issue a limited stay which would prohibit the Special Masters from beginning to draw redistricting maps pending a determination of the legal issues identified in the Secretary of State’s petition, while allowing them to continue with the already scheduled public hearings.

A full copy of the motion is included as an attachment to this advisory, and is also available at www.nvsos.gov.  

The Secretary of State’s office will have no further comment on the motion until the matter has been heard by the court.

# # #

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Download Acrobat Reader Download Flash Player Download QuickTime Download Windows Media Player Download Microsoft Silverlight Download Word Viewer Download Excel Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer