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Former Nevada AG: Adam Laxalt’s Actions “Out of Step with Protocol”

Carson City, NV – In response to the shocking story today about Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt’s devolving ethics scandal, former Nevada Attorney General Frankie Sue Del Papa told The Nevada Independent that Laxalt’s actions were unusual and “out of step with protocol.”

Read her comments in full here:

The Nevada Independent: Laxalt dodges questions after affidavit alleging he attempted to persuade gaming regulator to assist Adelson

MAY 10TH, 2017 – 1:36PM
By Michelle Rindels, Megan Messerly and Jackie Valley


But former Attorney General Frankie Sue Del Papa said in a phone interview Wednesday that there are a “number of unusual things” in the affidavit and that she couldn’t think of an instance during her tenure where her office intervened in a private matter, such as the Sands case.

“Whoever made the statement that it was out of step with protocol is correct,” Del Papa said. “This one does not appear to have been handled from a protocol standpoint the way things are normally handled.”

Read the full story: https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/laxalt-dodges-questions-after-affidavit-alleging-he-attempted-to-persuade-gaming-regulator-to-assist-adelson