Updated @ 11:40 a.m. May 16th
Anchorman Larry Conners has hired attorney Merle Silverstein. A letter on behalf of Silverstein was sent to all media outlets Friday. It stated Larry Conners has been "advised by corporate from making statements, posting on Facebook, or participating in interviews on the IRS issue. That is the only reason for his silence."
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