Bribery accusations, denials swirl in state General Assembly election

Friday, October 5, 2012 | 9:11 p.m. CDT; updated 5:34 p.m. CDT, Saturday, October 6, 2012

COLUMBIA — Nancy Copenhaver wants it all to go away. But the controversy surrounding the Democrat’s claim that she was offered money in March to leave the 47th District primary race against John Wright only seems to be picking up speed — and intrigue — the longer questions go unanswered.