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Shotput Move to Olympia Underway...

October 31, 2003

(ATR) - Greece's Minister of Culture confirms that organizers of the 2004 Games are seeking to move the shotput event from Athens to Ancient Olympia.Evangelos Venizelos, who o...

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A "Sophisticated Campaign Of Bribery"

October 31, 2003

OCTOBER 31, 2003 (ATR) - Prosecutors have launched their trial of Tom Welch and Dave Johnson, claiming the two former bid leaders "chose to wage a sophisticated campaign of br...

Jury Picked For Salt Lake City Trial

October 30, 2003

(ATR) - A jury has been selected for the federal trial of former Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave Johnson. After three days of selection a panel of eight men and ...

Bid Scandal Trial Witness List Published

October 29, 2003

OCTOBER 29, 2003 (ATR) - With the publication of a once-sealed witness list for the trial of former Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave Johnson, our Oct. 28 report w...

IOC Could Order New Drug Tests For SLC

October 29, 2003

OCTOBER 29, 2003 (ATR) - Nearly 300 urine samples gathered during the Salt Lake City Winter Games may be re-tested or THG, the designer steroid uncovered earlier this month.La...

IOC Members Potential Witnesses in SLC

October 28, 2003

(Please see corrections to this story posted October 29)(ATR) - IOC members Un Yong Kim, Richard Pound, Anita DeFrantz and Jim Easton are on the list of potential witnesses fo...

Jack Poole Expected 2010 Chair

October 27, 2003

(ATR) - The newly-named board of directors for the Vancouver Olympic Winter Games is expected to name Jack Poole as its chairman when it holds its first meeting October 28.Poo...

Courthouse Newest Venue for SLC Games

October 26, 2003

OCTOBER 26, 2003 (ATR) - For the next six weeks the U.S. courthouse in Salt Lake City plays host to the story of how the 2002 Olympic Winter Games were won. The federal trial ...

USOC Reforms Dead in Congress Until 2004

October 24, 2003

(ATR) - Despite all the huffing and puffing of some members of the U.S. Senate for speedy reform of the U.S. Olympic Committee, there is now little hope of passing any of the ...

Bid Scandal Trial Witness List Published

October 23, 2003

(ATR) - With the publication of a once-sealed witness list for the trial of former Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave Johnson, our Oct. 28 report was incorrect to r...

Government Says Tram Will be Ready

October 23, 2003

(ATR) - An inspection team from the Interntional Olympic Committee has received assurances from the the Greek government that two key transport projects will be ready well bef...