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Former Gov. Bob Riley Resumes Testimony in Speaker’s Ethics Trial

Todd J. Van Emst/Opelika-Auburn News/Pool Former Alabama Gov. Bob Riley resumed his testimony in the ethics trial of the state’s House speaker. Riley returned to the witness stand Monday morning. Prosecutors began questioning Riley on Friday about emails House Speaker Mike Hubbard sent to him. Hubbard wrote that he wanted to work for Riley’s new lobbying firm. Riley says the…

Gov. Bentley’s Testimony Will Be a Public Meeting

A State Auditor’s meeting to receive documents from Gov. Robert Bentley and take his testimony under oath will be a public meeting. State Auditor Jim Zeigler says research indicates that such a meeting would not fit under any recognized exception to public meeting laws, would be in public office space, and involve public officials and public documents. “It is the…