Oklahoma’s governor stands behind executive privilege claim

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin says her office has the right to withhold emails that offer confidential advice, despite no such provision existing in the state Open Records Act.

BY MICHAEL MCNUTT Published: December 13, 2012

Gov. Mary Fallin said Wednesday her office has an executive privilege to withhold certain documents, even though no specific provision is found in the state Open Records Act.


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