LVJC Order In Re Status of Prisoners with US Immigration Holds

On October 19, 2018, Las Vegas Justice Court Justice of the Peace Joe Bonaventure signed an order regarding the status of prisoners with United States Immigration Holds.

In Administrative Order #18-03, the court rescinded an administrative order from 2002 and ordered that Las Vegas Justice Court Clerks and Officers of the Clark County Detention Center shall continue to accept the posting of bail bonds or cash bail without regard for a person’s United States immigration status. The order became effective immediately.

For more information, see Administrative Order #18-03 (PDF): LVJC-AO-18-03–ICE Holds-(FINAL–WITH EXHIBIT–SIGNED)