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Energy company GM selected for Assembly seat won by departed whorehouse owner

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018|12:30 p.m.

Clark, Lincoln and Nye county commissioners today settled their option of Republican Gregory Hafen II to join the Assembly and change late whorehouse owner Dennis Hof, who passed away before last month’s election however still won the District 36 seat.

Most of the Assembly district remains in Nye County, which carried the greatest weight in today’s vote per state law. The appointee had to be the very same party affiliation as Hof, a Republican.

“I am deeply honored to get the appointment to the Assembly District 36 seat from Nye, Clark and Lincoln County,” Hafen said in a declaration. “I am grateful for the votes of all three county commissions and all of the support I have gotten from the neighborhood, friends and family. I look forward to the difficulties ahead and plan to strive on behalf of the constituents of District 36 and Nevada.”

Hafen is the general manager of the Pahrump Energy Business Inc. His grandpa M. Kent “Tim” Hafen had held the exact same Assembly seat after being elected in 1966, according to the Nevada GOP.

The Legislature is will assemble in February with a Democratic bulk in both chambers.

Nevada whorehouse owner who all of a sudden died still wins Assembly seat


Steve Marcus Dennis Hof smiles throughout an interview at his Love Ranch legal whorehouse in Crystal, Nev. Tuesday, June 26, 2018

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A Nevada brothel owner who passed away all of a sudden last month won the Assembly District 36 seat, which will now be filled by another Republican designated by the Nye County Commission.

Dennis Hof bested Democratic opponent Lesia Romanov with 62 percent of the vote.

Hof project supervisor Chuck Muth, who was enjoying the outcomes at the Bunny Ranch bar in Mound Home, stated the win is bittersweet, as he wanted Hof could be around to celebrate with him.

“I have actually never remained in a project like this with the things they tossed at Dennis– it was everything and the kitchen area sink,” Muth stated. “Unsubstantiated accusations of sexual attack came out … then all the Republicans that came out that weren’t going to support him. It was a harsh project, and we want he was here to enjoy it, however we’re going to do shots and try to enjoy it for him.”

Hof was found dead Oct. 16 at his Love Ranch South brothel simply beyond Pahrump two days after celebrating his 72nd birthday. However, by law, his name remained on the ballot.

Once the results are accredited, an advertisement will be published online, in papers and at county structures seeking individuals thinking about filling the vacancy.

Candidates must live in District 36, that includes Nye County and parts of Clark and Lincoln counties, and be members of the Republican politician Party.

The commissions from the 3 counties will each nominate a prospect and then satisfy together to name an appointee. However by law, each county’s vote is proportional to its population within the district, implying Nye County, with 64 percent, will make the final decision.

Hof’s camp expects Nye County Republican Central Committee Chairman Joe Burdzinski to be designated to the seat, as the 2 were close friends and shared political views.

Muth is concerned officials might appoint commission members who had contentious relationships with Hof, deriving from problems connected to regulating Hof’s Love Ranch South brothel in Crystal.

Muth does not want James Oscarson, who Hof bested in the main, to be selected.

“If they try to designate Oscarson, it’s just going to continue the divide in that district. It’s going to be full-scale war.”

Romanov wasn’t right away available for comment.

Although uncommon, instances of prospects winning an election after their death are not unprecedented.

Significantly in 2002, Missouri Gov. Mel Carnahan won a U.S. Senate race after passing away in an aircraft crash three weeks prior to the election. His spouse, Jean Carnahan, filled the seat.

Whorehouse owner Hof still working to get license renewed at Love Ranch


Steve Marcus An indication provides instructions to Dennis Hof’s Love Ranch whorehouse in Crystal, Dec. 20, 2017. By Mick Akers(

contact )Friday, March 9, 2018|4:47 p.m. Whorehouses in Nye County A sign gives direction to Dennis Hof's Love Ranch brothel in Crystal, Dec. 20, 2017. Launch slideshow”Associated material Nye County authorities provided a statement today to flamboyant brothel owner Dennis Hof mentioning the brothel license for his Love Cattle ranch South home stays suspended.

Nye County suspended the brothel license Feb. 25 due to the fact that of security interest in unapproved modifications to manufactured homes on the site where company is conducted, officials stated.

Hof, however, keeps the problems surrounding his brothel license is due to politics, as he is looking for the Republican nomination for State Assembly District 36. He ran unsuccessfully as a Libertarian in 2016 against incumbent James Oscarson. The district consists of Nye and Lincoln counties and parts of Clark County.

“All they’re (Nye County) doing is moving the goalpost again,” Hof stated. “Any filthy thing they can do in the corrupt county of Nye.”

The letter mentions that on March 1 a member of the county’s compliance department went to the brothel to carry out an inspection but was denied entryway by Hof’s executive assistant, which is a violation of county code and could result in the license being withdrawed.

On March 7, the state fire marshal, together with members of the county, examined the Love Ranch property and discovered 33 infractions, leading to the license suspension being upheld, particularly citing the infraction in concern from the precious assessment.

“The Love Ranch remains noncompliant with the different statutes, codes and policies pointed out above,” stated Daryl Lacy, the Nye County planning director in a letter addressed to Hof. “You will need to hire a licensed engineer or designer, and submit applications and plans stamped by the certified professional. You have 7 residential manufactured homes, none which have a setup sticker, and all appear to have actually been modified, consisting of included corridors and room additions.”

The manufactured homes are all used in industrial occupancies and none have actually ever been certified with law, so no grandfathered status will apply, Lacy even more stated.

To get the license restored, Hof should employ a suitable expert, prepare as-built strategies, identify the usage for each building, propose a strategy that is compliant, submit an application, pay an application charge, and employ a specialist to develop exactly what is authorized, the letter explained.

Any changes or differences in his license status must originate from the Liquor and Licensing Board or the proper administrative company. The state fire marshal does not have jurisdiction to do so, as Hof formerly stated.

“Of the 33 products 30 of them will take an overall of two hours to fix. It’s extension cords and other things” Hof stated. “Of the staying three hours, it will take about four-to-five hours to fix as soon as the brand-new smoke detector have arrived.”

The adjacent bar and dining establishment, which the county has actually considered as safe has actually stayed functional.

Hearing for whorehouse owner set for May 17

Wednesday, Might 3, 2017|11 a.m.

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A show cause hearing has been set for May 17 to resolve a set of code offenses including six woman of the streets at one of Dennis Hof’s Nye County whorehouses.

The matter, briefly discussed by the Nye County Commission on Tuesday to set the show cause hearing, concerns claims that 6 woman of the streets out of 12 working on Feb. 11 at the Area 51 Death Valley Cathouse in Amargosa Valley did not have existing work permits or present medical exams.

Nye County codes need every working woman of the street in a brothel to complete a medical examination every 7 days and to be signed up with the Nye County Sheriff’s Workplace on a quarterly basis.

The Area 51 Death Valley Cathouse is enabled to have 5 woman of the streets working at a given time, and Hof said that only six girls were actually working– five on duty and one on standby to fill in others’ days off. The others had their cards in a drawer onsite, but were not present at the time of the February evaluation, Hof stated.

Nye County Commissioner Dan Schinhofen, who called the allegations as major as he’s seen associated with whorehouse infractions, initially wished to set the date for the program cause hearing for May 8, but time restrictions among involved departments postponed it. The county commission has actually a routinely arranged meeting on Might 16, however members said that the meeting was currently filled.

Hof faces possible suspension of his license and fines for the infractions.

The most recent: Whorehouse employees agreed not to talk about Odom

LAS VEGAS (AP) – The most recent on the hospitalization of Lamar Odom, who was discovered unconscious in a Nevada whorehouse (perpetuities local):

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. The owner of the Love Ranch whorehouse where Lamar Odom was discovered unconscious a week ago states the previous NBA star had asked all the workers to sign privacy contracts during his see.

Dennis Hof stated Odom arrived to the Crystal, Nevada whorehouse on Oct. 10. He paid two females to accompany him in a VIP suite.

The next day, he asked about a lots ladies working there to sign privacy arrangements disallowing them from speaking about him.

Hof stated no one has ever requested for such a contract which no confidentiality policy exists for the customers. However, the ladies who work there do sign an arrangement prohibiting them from speaking out about customers.

Odom was found in vital condition on Oct. 13. He stays hospitalized in Las Vegas.

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Lamar Odom’s family states his condition is improving after the previous NBA star was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel a week ago.

Alvina Alston, press agent for Odom’s aunt JaNean Mercer, stated Monday that the former reality-TV personality looks out and undergoing screening, but there’s no word yet on when he may be released from the healthcare facility.

Mercer said in a declaration that Odom is getting rid of “insurmountable obstacles” and resisting the chances.

The statement states, “Per day Lamar is getting more powerful and reaching significant turning points in his recuperation.”

Odom was discovered in incredibly important condition at the Love Cattle ranch brothel in Crystal, Nevada, on Oct. 13. The whorehouse said workers saw him drink alcohol and take supplements offered as “organic Viagra.”

His household, including estranged wife Khloe Kardashian, rushed to Las Vegas to be by his side.

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Lamar Odom found unconscious at Nevada whorehouse, hospitalized

Los Angeles Clippers' Lamar Odom smiles during practice for an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)Los Angeles Clippers’ Lamar Odom grins during practice for an NBA basketball video game versus the Memphis Grizzlies in L.a, Wednesday, March 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong).

Former basketball and reality television star Lamar Odom was hospitalized in Las Vegas on Tuesday after being found unconscious at a whorehouse near Pahrump, according to authorities.

According to the Nye County Constable’s Workplace, an ambulance was called to Dennis Hof’s Bunny Ranch in Crystal, NV, about 3:15 p.m. after Odom was discovered unconscious there. The ranch has to do with 20 miles north of Pahrump.

Initially, authorities stated, Odom was required to a local health center, where he was supported then taken to Sunup Medical facility in Las Vegas, about 70 miles away. He had to be taken by ground ambulance since he was too tall to be transferred by air ambulance.

Odom’s condition was not immediately released.

An agent of Dawn Hospital said that nobody by Odom’s name was listed there.

Odom has bet both the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers, in addition to the Miami Heat and the Dallas Mavericks.

The 35-year-old relinquished the NBA in 2013 and saw reality TELEVISION fame through his four-year marriage to Khloe Kardashian.

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