According to Pete Gonigan’s First Electric Newspaper and other sources, McHenry County Sheriff Keith Nygren was exuding confidence after the latest hearing on the paper’s Freedom of Information suit.
He and others apparently think Judge Thomas Meyer will protect Nygrn’s endorsed successor from any potential embarrassment that might result from releasing the investigatory report on Zinke’s involvement with a DEA investigation involving the RITA Corporation.
Here are two snippets from the story, which I’m sure most will think worth reading:
“I feel like I’ve been sandbagged,” said First Electric Newspaper attorney Mary
Gardner when Myer told her about the unindexed [that is, [and unrevealed] top page of the report…
The judge said he was “troubled” that the Attorney General’s opinion didn’t mention what he thinks is the key document. “It doesn’t make sense,” he said.