Published Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 | 12:55 p.m.
Updated Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 | 4:15 p.m.
Update: Nevada Assemblyman accused in threat hospitalized Steven Brooks, the Democratic assemblyman arrested for threatening the Democratic leader, said he plans to come to Carson City this week, setting up a potentially tense situation as the Legislature prepares to review the state’s budget Tuesday night. “I’m innocent,” Brooks told Las Vegas journalist Jon Ralston. In a series of messages with the Las Vegas Sun, Brooks said that he would hold a news conference and planned to come to Carson City today. It was not entirely clear right now if Brooks would be allowed in the Legislative Building in Carson City. ...
Sun reporter Jackie Valley contributed to this story.