The board voted Friday to preserve the right to appeal a judge’s ruling that the school must turn over records related to the end of former-president Laurie Nichols’ tenure.
In Oct. 15 filing, a lawyer for former UW president Laurie Nichols asked to intervene, saying the former president was kept in the dark by trustees. News organizations oppose Nichols’ intervention, which is expected to delay resolution of the case
Albany County District Court judge heard arguments from lawyers for news organizations and UW, indicated she would move quickly to make a decision.
A judge will examine records regarding former UW President Laurie Nichols to determine if there is “public interest” as WyoFile, others assert.