Published Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 | 9:59 a.m.
Updated Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 | 12:30 p.m.
Assembly leaders tried to offer troubled Assemblyman Steven Brooks a quiet way out of Carson City. But if there’s anything Brooks has demonstrated since his arrest last month on charges he threatened Assembly Speaker-elect Marilyn Kirkpatrick, it hasn’t been his ability to be quiet. So, Assembly leaders say they will convene a special committee to determine whether Brooks, D-North Las Vegas, is fit to serve in the Legislature. And they have promised to explore not just the behavior that resulted in his arrest on Jan. 19 , but other previously undisclosed complaints about his conduct in the weeks and months ...
The Associated Press contributed to this report.