Monahan's attorney, Dan McGinn, told The Daily Nonpareil that he was informed Friday that the Iowa attorney general's office wouldn't pursue a further review.
"In government, so many people are vying for dollars, we tend to use things until they break, and only then fix them," said Dan McGinn, Evansville City Councilman and Mesker's former zoo director. "That doesn't work with zoos. To do a zoo right, zoos are very expensive. They constantly need improvements to make things better."