Inexplicably, David Grissom, the president during the time, find the latter on him regarding payments to Katina Powell and women supplied by her to entertain players and recruits in Billy Minardi Hall, the basketball dormitory until he testified under oath last month in U of L’s lawsuit against former president James Ramsey that Ramsey had dropped that bombshell.
Grissom stepped down as board chairman final thirty days it is nevertheless an associate regarding the board.
Grissom’s testimony arrived during a July 26 deposition into the monetary fraud lawsuit that UofL and its particular nonprofit foundation are pursing against Ramsey plus some of their previous top aides.
A video clip of their deposition shows him being expected for a typical example of Ramsey avoiding the board from learning relevant information, The Courier-Journal and WDRB-TV reported Monday.
“He (Ramsey) explained this one of their board people had been the money supply for settling the strippers into the stripper incident, ” Grissom stated. “He never disclosed that to the complete board. “
Grissom included Ramsey did not determine the trustee and therefore he don’t ask. He stated the conversation happened in June of 2016 “right within the midst whenever all that research (in to the intercourse events) ended up being happening. “
By staying quiet, he not just brings into concern his or her own not enough judgment, but in addition may have exposed U of L to more charges in the case, which generated its 2013 championship that is national vacated, along with over 120 other victories during a few periods and probation.
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