State Official to Decide on Releasing Beshear Ethics Report

It will be up to a state official to decide whether to release a confidential report detailing an ethical investigation of Steve Beshear's former law firm.

Beshear is challenging Governor Ernie Fletcher in next month's election.

Franklin County Circuit Judge Thomas Wingate issued a decision saying a ten-year-old report on Beshear's former firm is a private document protected by attorney-client privilege.

The decision on whether to release the report falls to Julie McPeak, executive director of the State Office of Insurance.

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  • by donald w. johnson Location: russell springs ky. on Oct 4, 2007 at 06:43 PM
    i dis agree with this stance.
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