Political Personnel Jury

FOUR FLETCHER ADMINISTRATION OFFICIALS APPEAR BEFORE A SPECIAL GRAND JURY.... FACING QUESTIONS ABOUT PERSONNEL WRONGDOING.
EACH OF GOVERNOR ERNIE FLETCHER'S AIDES MET WITH THE GRAND JURY FOR LESS THAN FIVE MINUTES EACH TODAY.
THE OFFICIALS THEN ACCOMPANIED A PROSECUTOR... AND THEIR LAWYERS... TO APPEAR BEFORE A JUDGE IN A CLOSED HEARING.
LAWYERS DECLINED TO COMMENT... EXCEPT TO SAY ONE OF THEIR CLIENTS HAS NOT BEEN GRANTED IMMUNITY IN EXCHANGE FOR TESTIMONY.
A GRAND JURY OF 16 PEOPLE WAS IMPANELED THIS MORNING IN FRANKFORT.