A majority of the Joint Appropriations Committee traveled to UW for an unscheduled, apparently announced, session to learn more about funding requests.
The University of Wyoming acknowledged Friday that its board investigated former president Laurie Nichols, who continued to say she was never informed.
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.