Judge Orders Gag Order in Nelson Case - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/23/05

Judge Orders Gag Order in Nelson Case

A gag order has been issued in the Jonathan Nelson $70-million embezzlement case, just one day after NewsChannel 11's interview with attorney Robert Wilson. Wilson is the man handling the assets in the case.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the gag order said, "all parties, their counsel, and the court-appointed receiver herein shall refrain from giving interviews to the newspaper, television, or radio stations during the pendency of this case before this court."

Nelson is scheduled to appear in federal court in about a week.

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