his testimony as well as that of the Campaign Committee members and donors to his campaign, it was pretty clear either he lied or 9 other people got together; agreed on the same scenario of details; and lied. When the Secretary who processed checks indicated the former Governor had instructed her to issue a check to McQueen Campbell without proper documentation; and Mr. Campbell, who's a pretty sharp guy, confirmed her statements, that sort of tips the deck against Mr. Easley. At the very least, perjury for false testimony under oath,
Compound that with all the information Ruffin Poole is spilling in compliance with his plea bargain, the former Governor will have to be a magician to avoid charges.
On another note, was the $100,000 fine paid? His campaign was out of funds and did not have the ability to pay. So did Big Mike step up to the plate and pay? Or did he weasel and indicate he was not personally responsible.
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