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Sun Jan 20, 2013, 04:06 PM

Steven Brooks Arrested: Nevada Lawmaker Jailed For Threatening To Shoot Marilyn Kirkpatrick


Steven Brooks Arrested: Nevada Lawmaker Jailed For Threatening To Shoot Marilyn Kirkpatrick

And you thought Congress was dysfunctional.

A Nevada lawmaker was arrested on Saturday night for threatening to shoot a colleague, KNTV reported.

According to the Las Vegas Sun, State Assemblyman Steven Brooks was arrested with a loaded gun. He had threatened to shoot Speaker-elect Marilyn Kirkpatrick. He was apparently unhappy with his committee assignments.

He spent the night in custody, the Las Vegas-Review Journal reported.

Brooks is a Democratic assemblyman who represents North Las Vegas. He was first elected in 2010.

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Full article here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/20/steven-brooks-arrested-nevada_n_2516660.html


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Reply Steven Brooks Arrested: Nevada Lawmaker Jailed For Threatening To Shoot Marilyn Kirkpatrick (Original post)
Tx4obama Jan 2013 OP
kestrel91316 Jan 2013 #1
Systematic Chaos Jan 2013 #3
Ilsa Jan 2013 #2
fleur-de-lisa Jan 2013 #4
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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Jan 20, 2013, 04:11 PM

1. I expect better than this from Democrats. This is

typical RW thuggery.

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Response to kestrel91316 (Reply #1)

Sun Jan 20, 2013, 04:16 PM

3. As a Nevadan I'm especially disappointed, but he deserves what he gets.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Jan 20, 2013, 04:13 PM

2. I hope he's sent away for many years. nt

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Jan 20, 2013, 05:17 PM

4. Wow . . . just 'Wow'! - eom

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Jan 20, 2013, 06:00 PM

5. Lock him up. Take his guns.

R or D, a gun nut's a gun nut.

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