The Defendants Have a Bad Day at Moultrie
Here’s your update from Moultrie:
Today’s hearing began at 10:20 – a late start due to heavy security in the building.
On the defendant’s Motion to Dismiss: motion denied.
On the defendant’s Motion to Enjoin – the “gag” order: motion denied.
On the plaintiff’s Motion to Compel: agreement has been worked out, and deponents will have to invoke the Fifth with their own words – particularly that they have accepted the advice of counsel and will invoke. Judge Hedge ruled outright that counsel could NOT take the 5th on behalf of the defendant.
In attendance: Kathy Wone & the Wone family, the Post, Legal Times & the Examiner. Not there: Joe, Victor or Dylan.
Hearing gaveled out at 11:45. Complete update coming soon – watch this space.