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SLC Bid Scandal Trial Answers This Week...

November 30, 2003

(ATR) - The former chairman of the Salt Lake City 2002 Board of Trustees could be one of the witnesses testifying in the fifth week of the federal trial of Tom Welch and Dave ...

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Attacks in Istanbul Will Not Deter Bid

November 28, 2003

(ATR) - The leader of Istanbul?s bid for the 2012 Olympics says the string of deadly bombings in Istanbul this month will not derail the city?s third attempt to win the Games....

La Mont Testimony Over in Bribery Trial

November 25, 2003

(ATR) - Alfredo La Mont, the former head of international relations for the U.S. Olympic Committee, has completed his testimony in the bribery and conspiracy trial of Salt Lak...

La Mont Cross Exam Continues in SLC

November 24, 2003

NOVEMBER 24, 2003 (ATR) - Former U.S. Olympic Committee international relations director Alfredo La Mont testified in the trial of Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dav...

Greece Steps Up Security After Attacks

November 23, 2003

(ATR) - The bombings of the past week in Istanbul have prompted heightened security in Athens, especially at the major embassies and the airport. Greek officials say the ramp-...

IOC Approval Next for Shotput Move

November 23, 2003

(ATR) - It's now up to the International Olympic Committee to decide whether to approve moving the shotput competition in the 2004 Games from Athens to the ancient stadium at ...

Athens Village Ready One Month Early

November 21, 2003

(ATR) - More than 80 percent of the Olympic Village for the 2004 has been completed says an official with the company overseeing construction of the project north of Athens. T...

2012 Bids Threatened by WADA No-Pays

November 20, 2003

(ATR) - International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge says a country which does not pay its dues for the World Anti-Doping Agency may lose the right to have a city b...

WADA to Enact Stiff Fines for Non-Payers

November 19, 2003

(ATR) - Nations which have not paid their dues to the World Anti-Doping Agency risk losing the right to bid for the Olympic Games. WADA's board of directors begins two days of...

USOC Official Describes Double Dealings

November 19, 2003

(ATR) - The former international affairs chief of the U.S. Olympic Committee says he deliberately hid a consulting agreement with Salt Lake City's bid for the Olympics. Testif...

Job for John Kim a Complicated Web

November 18, 2003

(ATR) - Prosecutors in the trial of former Salt Lake City bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave Johnson brought more witnesses to court in their efforts to prove that John Kim, son o...