Ryan Lochte Lawyer Rio Case Is ‘Absurd and Disgusting’
6/29/2018 10:46 AM PDT
With Brazilian officers STILL making an attempt to prosecute Ryan Lochte over the notorious gasoline station incident through the ’16 Olympics in Rio … his lawyer says the entire thing is “absurd and disgusting.”
Prosecutors have gotten the inexperienced mild to attempt Lochte for spreading false info to the media about what actually went down when Ryan informed NBC he and different athletes have been robbed at gunpoint.
Lochte later stated he wasn’t mendacity — and described it as an “over exaggeration.”
A panel of judges had beforehand dominated that Lochte’s actions didn’t represent against the law — however a unique court docket sees it otherwise and will permit prosecutors to maneuver ahead with a case in opposition to him.
We spoke with Lochte’s legal professional, Jeff Ostrow, who says the entire thing is a joke — and Lochte “would by no means be handled this fashion on this nation.”
As for the possibilities of Lochte returning to Brazil to face the fees, Ostrow says they’re protecting their choices open … however you gotta suppose there is no probability in hell Ryan’s going again to Brazil.