Stoddard County lawyer subpoenas Nixon to testify in concealed carry drivers' license case
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Stoddard County lawyer subpoenas Nixon to testify in concealed carry drivers' license case

Date: April 23, 2013
By: Wes Duplantier
State Capitol Bureau

Intro: 
Governor Jay Nixon has been ordered testify in a Stoddard County case involving the personal information of Missouri gun owners
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Wrap: A Stoddard County court has ordered the governor to testify on May 3rd as part of a case involving Missouri license offices sharing information about gun owners.

Recently, Nixon has talked with reporters about the case. And the plaintiff's attorney, Russell Oliver, says that means the governor should have to testify in Stoddard County.

Actuality:  OLIVER2A.WAV
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Description: "The governor by his public statements that he's made on several occassions has indicated that he has personal knowledge of the facts of this case."

Nixon can ask a judge to cancel the subpoena, meaning he wouldn't have to show up.

The governor's staff hasn't returned any of KMOX's phone calls about the case.

Reporting from the state Capitol, I'm Wes Duplantier. Newsradio 1120. KMOX.

Intro: 
Governor Jay Nixon has been ordered testify in a Stoddard County case involving the personal information of Missouri gun owners
RunTime:  0:40
OutCue:  SOC

Wrap: A Stoddard County court has ordered the governor to testify on May 3rd as part of a case involving Missouri license offices sharing information about gun owners.

Recently, Nixon has talked publicly about the case. And the plaintiff's attorney, Russell Oliver, says that means the governor should have to testify.

Actuality:  OLIVER1A.WAV
Run Time:  00:08
Description: "At some point in time, it's very evident from his public statements, that he has had converstions with people. who are involved in this case."

Nixon can ask a judge to cancel the subpoena, meaning he wouldn't have to show up.

The governor's staff hasn't returned any of KMOX's phone calls about the case.

Reporting from the state Capitol, I'm Wes Duplantier. Newsradio 1120. KMOX.

Intro: 
Governor Jay Nixon has been ordered testify in Stoddard County case involving the personal information of Missouri gun owners
RunTime:  0:45
OutCue:  SOC

Wrap: A Stoddard County court has ordered the governor to testify in a case that involves license offices sharing information about gun owners as part of a federal law called Real I.D.

Earlier this month, Nixon order license offices to stop scanning concealed carry endorsements.

But Russell Oliver, the lawyer in the Stoddard County case, says that's not good enough because license offices are still scanning other personal documents.   

Actuality:  OLIVER2B.WAV
Run Time:  00:13
Description: "So they were willing to give up the one piece of paper that Real ID compliance doesn't require them to scan, but they're going to scan every other document. To me that's a semantic solution that really does not fix this problem."

Nixon is to testify in Stoddard County on May 3rd.

Reporting from the state Capitol, I'm Wes Duplantier. Newsradio 1120. KMOX.


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