Kim Reynolds

Iowa removes files on governor's drunk driving arrest that exposed personal info

Iowa removes files on governor's drunk driving arrest that exposed personal info

Iowa's court system has blocked public access to online records detailing Gov. Kim Reynolds' 2000 drunk driving arrest, saying they inadvertently exposed her sensitive personal information for nine months.

The records contained the governor's Social Security number, driver's license number and other information that should not have been made public under court rules. After an inquiry from The Associated Press last week, the court system removed public access to the files after determining that they should not have been accessible online even though they had been since last September.

Iowa Judicial Branch spokesman Steve Davis said that the Warren County clerk of court's office...

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