Nevada State Judicial Department
Authorized statements by Commission when subject matter becomes public.
In any disciplinary proceeding in which the subject matter becomes public, through independent sources, or upon a determination pursuant to NRS 1.467 and filing of a formal statement of charges, the Commission may issue such statements as it deems appropriate under the circumstances to:
Confirm the pendency of the investigation;
Clarify the procedural aspects of the disciplinary proceedings;
Explain the right of the judge to a fair hearing without prejudgment;
State that the judge denies the allegations;
Explain the reasons for dismissing a complaint; and
Explain why the Commission chose to enter into an agreement with a judge pursuant to subsection 1 of NRS 1.468.