The city has moved to quash the oral depositions of Susie Byrd, Cortney Niland and Joyce Wilson in regards to the ongoing email open records request. Yesterday, I speculated about what might happen and today we learn the city doesn’t want certain people deposed. On Monday, I’ll be looking into this latest action in depth. In the meantime, I thought you might enjoy reading the city’s pleading to Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. Click here to read the acutal pleading.

Martin Paredes

Reporting on public corruption, border politics, immigration and public policy in El Paso since 2000.