Gov. Blunt demands $540,000 for e-mail records

Friday, March 7, 2008 | 12:30 p.m. CST; updated 6:24 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

ST. LOUIS — Gov. Matt Blunt is demanding that the attorney general’s investigators pay about $540,000 to obtain office e-mail records and has hired private attorneys to defend against a lawsuit alleging his office wrongfully deleted e-mails.