Attorney general offers to teach regents lesson on open meetings

NEVADA — In March, the state attorney general’s office offeredto teach the University of Nevada Board of Regents a lesson on the properway to conduct public meetings.

Deputy Attorney General Victoria Oldenburg conducted an investigationinto the board’s compliance with the Nevada Open Meeting Law, in responseto a complaint filed by Regent Tom Kirkpatrick against the board. She foundproblems with December meetings, such as vaguely written agendas, leadingup to the hiring of Richard Moore as founding president of Nevada StateCollege in Henderson.