Lee County http://apr.org en Alabama Rep. Moore Turns To Appeals Court http://apr.org/post/alabama-rep-moore-turns-appeals-court <p></p><p>An Alabama legislator indicted in a government corruption investigation is asking a Lee County judge to put his case on hold while he appeals to a higher court.</p><p>Republican Rep. Barry Moore of Enterprise has requested that Circuit Judge Jacob Walker III stay the proceedings while Moore seeks a review of his case by the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:47:43 +0000 The Associated Press 55750 at http://apr.org Alabama Rep. Moore Turns To Appeals Court Special Grand Jury Convened In Lee County http://apr.org/post/special-grand-jury-convened-lee-county <p></p><p>A special grand jury has been convened in Lee County, but prosecutors aren't saying what it is about.</p><p>Court records show Circuit Judge Jacob Walker III signed an order July 29 empaneling the grand jury at the request of the state government. Members of the grand jury were selected from potential jurors who reported for jury duty Monday, according to the records.</p><p>A spokeswoman for state Attorney General Luther Strange declined comment. Lee County District Attorney Robert Treese did the same.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 22:06:34 +0000 The Associated Press 36526 at http://apr.org Special Grand Jury Convened In Lee County