Archive for July, 2017

Irish Supreme Court Chief Justice Susan Denham — Sister of George Gibney’s Lawyer in Case That Dropped Charges Against Him — Is Stepping Down

Published July 29th, 2017, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Unlike in the United States, where Supreme Court justices serve lifetime terms, Ireland’s are termed out. Irish Chief Justice Susan Denham is leaving after six years. See https://www.irishtimes.com/news/crime-and-law/cabinet-to-pick-chief-justice-from-three-judge-shortlist-1.3166752. I don’t believe any Irish news outlet, with the exception of the online site Broadsheet, has commented on Denham’s legacy in the scandal […]

Solly Fulp — UC Berkeley’s Inside and Outside Corporate Sponsorship Maven: Complete Links

Published July 23rd, 2017, Uncategorized

On Friday we reported that one-time University of California-Berkeley deputy athletic director, then director of corporate partnerships, Solly Fulp, has departed for an executive position with the Learfield company, in order to plug corporate partnerships for private and public universities across the country. See http://concussioninc.net/?p=12124. Here are all the mentions in our coverage of Fulp’s involvement […]

Controversial UC Berkeley Administrator, at Center of Ted Agu Football Death Cover-Up, Goes Through Revolving Door to Join the Learfield University Marketing Firm

Published July 21st, 2017, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   A former University of California-Berkeley deputy athletic director who was a central figure in the cover-ups surrounding the 2014 death of football player Ted Agu, and who later switched to a lucrative and controversial central administration job coordinating corporate marketing partnerships, has left the school to join one of those partners. […]

USA Gymnastics Adds Another Self-Styled Watchdog

Published July 20th, 2017, Uncategorized

“Child advocate, former prosecutor join USA Gymnastics in move to better protect athletes,” http://www.indystar.com/story/news/2017/07/19/child-advocate-former-prosecutor-join-usa-gymnastics-move-better-protect-athletes/491507001/ Here’s a better idea: In lieu of the U.S. Olympic Committee’s ongoing affirmative action program for child abuse experts, how about getting Congress to tear up the Amateur Sports Act, dissolve the USOC’s confederation of phony “nonprofit” national sport governing bodies, […]

Flashback: 1995 Witness-Tampering Investigation of the Company of Trump’s Small Business Administration Chief

Published July 16th, 2017, Uncategorized

Text of New York Post on 1995 Witness-Tampering Investigation of McMahons’ Lawyer’s Husband Published April 15th, 2010 Below is the text of the November 22, 1995, New York Post article that was uploaded earlier today in facsimile form at http://muchnick.net/nypost1995.pdf. A text-only PDF version now also can be viewed at http://muchnick.net/nyposttext.pdf. A related article from the Village Voice of December 19, […]