DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa woman says she has resolved her lawsuit against U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann that accused the former presidential candidate’s campaign of stealing an email list of home school supporters.
A lawyer for Barbara Heki says the case against the Minnesota congresswoman and her senior Iowa campaign aides was dismissed Friday. Neither Heki nor her lawyer would provide additional details on how the case was resolved.
Heki had been a longtime board member of the Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators. She volunteered for Bachmann’s 2012 Iowa caucus campaign.
Heki claimed the campaign’s Iowa chairman, Sen. Kent Sorenson of Indianola, took her personal computer without permission to access home-school information for the campaign.
Bachmann quit the race the day after finishing sixth in the January 2012 caucuses.