A brothel owner and former reality TV star who died last month nonetheless posthumously won a seat in the Nevada state legislature.
He may be dead, but Dennis Hof scored 69.02 percent in Tuesday’s vote beat Democratic candidate Lesia Romanov, at 30.98 percent, to win the assembly seat representing rural southern Nye County, official records showed.
A Republican will be tapped to serve in his place.
Hof was found dead at the Love Ranch, one of his legal brothels in Crystal, Nevada, on October 16 after celebrating his birthday with a party attended by porn star Ron Jeremy and other guests.
He was believed to have died in his sleep.