University hired private attorneys in attempt to block the release of records outlining the board of trustees’ investigation into Nichols.
University of Wyoming
Documents released by court order detail allegations of verbal abuse, two secret investigations and the former president’s rapid fall from favor with the trustees.
A majority of the Joint Appropriations Committee traveled to UW for an unscheduled, apparently announced, session to learn more about funding requests.
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.
UW law professor says he will be surprised if SCOTUS takes on case regarding Powder River Basin coal shipments to Washington state.