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http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/vpr/files/201604/Quiros_SEC_Deposition-20140522-vpr.pdf

On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 2:02 PM, Bruno <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> An investigative story from VTdigger:
>
> http://vtdigger.org/fullimagestory/jay-peaks-path-fraud/
>
> Apologies if this post is a Jimski.
>
> On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 1:57 PM, Iski Stowe <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Not just the Freepress, all Gannett papers. Google the paper of record,
>> they are preparing to layoff hundreds of staff.   The internet is killing
>> journalism.
>>
>> On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 12:45 PM, Matthew Kulas <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>>> It's my understanding that Gannett is responsible for the budget cuts &
>>> decimation of the staff at the *Freeps*, which has resulted in the
>>> further descent of its journalistic standards.
>>>
>>> On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 12:12 PM, Skip King <
>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Copied from a facebook post by Alex Kaufman, who has been following
>>>> this story very closely:
>>>>
>>>> *Live from Jay presser... *
>>>>
>>>> * "These assets are in great shape, as opposed to most receiverships.
>>>> It's obvious that great deals of money were spent here and at Burk**e."
>>>> *
>>>>
>>>> * Goldberg also confirmed again the Q is outbound and that the hotel is
>>>> in a very sale ready state, with interested suitors. *
>>>>
>>>> * Other key statements: *
>>>>
>>>> * Funds have been secured to operate the resorts as normal. *
>>>>
>>>> * Many investors in the Stateside project want to inject more funds to
>>>> complete it, which shows how unusual this receivership is. *
>>>>
>>>> * It is possible that funds meant for AnC Bio were spent to complete
>>>> other projects, including at Jay and Burke. *
>>>>
>>>> * The extra projects at Burke including tennis and swimming are not
>>>> going forward at this time.*
>>>>
>>>> * Local contractors awaiting payment are likely to be compensated prior
>>>> to investors, but that is pending court approval.*
>>>>
>>>> * Everyone in the room laughed when they discussed how many Q's had
>>>> been placed all over the hotel and what it would take to remove them all.*
>>>>
>>>> * The clocks are set and there's flour in the kitchens. All expressed
>>>> amazement at the turnkey nature of the Burke Hotel project. *
>>>>
>>>> * Questions were more hostile to Shumlin in regards to oversight of the
>>>> programs as development occurred. *
>>>>
>>>> * The press conference ended at Shumlin's request. Goldberg took more
>>>> questions on his own afterward.*
>>>>
>>>> One would hope that Gannett, which owns the Burlington Free Press, is
>>>> taking a serious look at the senior editorial staff at that paper and has
>>>> called at least some of them on the carpet. As I said in my earlier post:
>>>> their reporting on this story strikes me as journalistic malpractice of a
>>>> very serious nature, with the potential to cause great harm. It may even
>>>> rise to the level of libel, which, though extremely difficult to prove,
>>>> constitutes statements "either made with the intent to do harm or with
>>>> reckless disregard for the truth." Seems to me the latter may very well
>>>> apply.
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