HENDERSON, Nev. -- A judge set a September 27 trial date for Henderson City Attorney Elizabeth Quillin after her lawyer pleaded not guilty on her behalf to misdemeanor drunken driving, leaving the scene of a crash and open container of alcohol in a vehicle charges.
Quillin didn't appear in Henderson Municipal Court for the brief Monday hearing. Her lawyer, William Terry, says she's in an alcohol abuse treatment program.
Moapa Valley Township Justice of the Peace D. Lanny Waite ruled Quillin must wear an alcohol monitor ankle bracelet pending trial. The 51-year-old Quillin is on paid leave from her job.(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)