2010 Nevada Code
Chapter 169 Preliminary Provisions
NRS 169.095 "Magistrate" defined.

NRS 169.095 "Magistrate" defined. "Magistrate" means an officer having power to issue a warrant for the arrest of a person charged with a public offense and includes:

1. Justices of the Supreme Court;

2. Judges of the district courts;

3. Justices of the peace;

4. Municipal judges; and

5. Others upon whom are conferred by law the powers of a justice of the peace in criminal cases.

(Added to NRS by 1967, 1398; A 1983, 901)

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