It’s not worth a proper blog post but several people have been asking about the chances of Lance Armstrong going to prison on charges of perjury following his statement under oath in the case with SCA Promotions, the sports insurance company with the disputed bonus payment. Some draw comparisons to the Marion Jones case after the American athlete spent time in jail.
This quick audio clip will clear things up.
It features Dallas attorney Jeff Tilletson of Lynn Tillotson Pinker & Cox, the firm that acts on behalf of SCA Promotions and the man who took the deposition from Armstrong under oath that was replayed during the Oprah Winfrey interview. He’s interviewed by BBC radio presenter Colin Murray.
The interview is part of the Bespoke podcast by Murray and the BBC. The show covers cycling in all its aspects but the latest edition is dominated by the Armstrong news: