Nixon’s office wants special attorney general appointed in e-mail lawsuit

Friday, July 18, 2008 | 3:58 p.m. CDT; updated 10:47 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — The attorney general’s office on Friday asked a state judge to name a special assistant attorney general to pursue a lawsuit against Gov. Matt Blunt over access to e-mail records.