In Nevada, the elements for a claim of malicious prosecution are:
- Filing of criminal action;
- Lack of probable cause to commence prior action;
- Favorable termination of prior the action; and
- Causation and damages.
LaMantia v. Redisi, 38 P.3d 877 (2002); Dutt v. Kremp, 111 Nev. 57 (1995); Chapman v. City of Reno, 85 Nev. 365 (1969).
See elements for other claims at the Nevada Law Library