2010 Nevada Code
TITLE 14 PROCEDURE IN CRIMINAL CASES
Chapter 169 Preliminary Provisions
NRS 169.055 "Criminal action" defined.

NRS 169.055 "Criminal action" defined. "Criminal action" means the proceedings by which a party charged with a public offense is accused and brought to trial and punishment. A criminal action is prosecuted in the name of the State of Nevada, as plaintiff.

(Added to NRS by 1967, 1398)



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