Judge spares Gov. Nixon's staff from testifying about driver's licenses

Thursday, June 27, 2013 | 5:33 p.m. CDT; updated 8:39 p.m. CDT, Thursday, June 27, 2013

JEFFERSON CITY — A judge spared subpoenaed members of Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's administration from testifying before a Missouri House panel Thursday as top Republican lawmakers suggested the governor was trying to stonewall an investigation into whether officials are trying to comply with a federal proof-of-identity law.