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Thank you Tina. I am really trying to determine what I have - background= I am driving from San Diego to Colorado in my RV. I stop at Rye Patch Reservoir campground ( Nevada State Park) I have trouble finding a Ranger , when I finally do I told her I needed full hookup- she said site she directed me to had everything including water "If I had a long hose) The water was represented as potable- it was brown and gave me stomach problems for a week. I was told to pay at the welcome station. I went there to to pay for the night and was accused of trying to "rob the station" and was thrown out of the campground. I complained to park supervisor who sided with the people who work for him-please advise
JA: What state is this in? And how old is the RV?
Customer: This happened in Nevada, RV is 1996-the age of RV was never a relevant issue
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: I reported incident to regional supervisor (Dale Conner) People working for him apparently filed a report- they lied
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I believe this is a civil rights case
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Consumer Protection Lawyer: Law Educator, Esq., Lawyer replied 3 months ago

Actually, it is not a "civil rights case" as there is nothing in the US Constitution giving you the right to use state land or use state property. What it is would be a breach of contract and unlawful ejectment claim, since you spoke to the ranger and they directed you and you followed their direction and park staff later changed the deal you were operating under and improperly removed you from the park. It is also a case that if you can prove the water was improperly marked and caused you illness that you could sue over the unhealthy water and your pain and suffering for the illness it caused.

You have a right to sue them in state court in NV for those actions and I would consider getting yourself a local attorney in NV to represent you in your case against the park and its employees who falsified their report.

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