LaMont Wraps Up Testimony in Bribery Trial

LaMont Wraps Up Testimony in Bribery Trial

Save Story

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

John Daley reporting Prosecution witness Alfredo LaMont wrapped up his testimony in the Olympic bribery trial.

LaMont allegedly gave 12-thousand dollars to bribe an IOC member on behalf of defendants Tom Welch and Dave Johnson.

Lamont was asked about a number of his activities while working at the USOC. He testified he never gave tens of thousands of dollars in direct cash payments to IOC members.

But, Lamont testified several USOC Offficials were fired or resigned in the 90's for ethical violations.

Sid Dizdarevich is the next witness. He is owner of an high-profile hospitality sponsor. He is testifying about 130- thousand dollars in cash given to Welch and Johnson in hotels and airports -- in exchange for an exclusive sponsorship deal.

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast