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  E-mails show link between Cornyn, lobbyist under investigation
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Last EditedServo  Nov 12, 2005 12:46am
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News DateSaturday, November 12, 2005 06:00:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionFormer Christian Coalition director Ralph Reed claimed in a 2001 e-mail to a lobbyist that he choreographed John Cornyn's efforts as Texas attorney general to shut down an East Texas Indian tribe's casino.

The lobbyist was Jack Abramoff, who is under federal investigation, along with his partner Michael Scanlon, on allegations of defrauding six Indian tribes of about $80 million between 2001 and 2004. The e-mail, along with about a dozen others, were released last week as part of the investigation.
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