Madelyn Reese

Madelyn Reese is a writer and aspiring lawyer based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Madelyn was born and raised in the small town of Fair Play, California and spent her teenage years living on the East Coast. Madelyn majored in English Literature at the University of Washington in Seattle and now plans to enroll in law school with a focus on environmental law so she can become an advocate for the Earth and preserve it for future generations.

Away from work, Madelyn is an ardent live music fan, long distance runner and world traveler.

Santa Clara County joins census lawsuit over count of undocumented immigrants

Santa Clara County has joined the legal effort to challenge the Trump administration’s move to exclude undocumented immigrants from this year’s census count. The county led a coalition of local governments by filing a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court this month challenging a July memorandum issued by the Trump administration. The memorandum would remove...

Court employees say COVID-19 exposure and lax rules put them at risk in Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County Superior Court employees say they’re not being protected from COVID-19, and they fear for their health and safety every day they go to work. Court employees are exposed to COVID-19 on an almost weekly basis. Safety concerns voiced by workers are routinely ignored. Mask wearing is not rigorously enforced. Those are some...