I might have a shred of sympathy for this woman if not for the timing.
18 hours ago Drudge reports that Imus will get $20 million from CBS.
Suddenly we get this:
Don Imus is facing his first lawsuit from a player on the Rutgers Women’s Basketball team for derogatory comments that cost him his job as a radio host in April, ABC News has learned.
Kia Vaughn, star center for the Rutgers Women’s Basketball team, has filed a lawsuit against Imus for libel, slander and defamation — the first civil suit to be filed against the former radio host. Vaughn is asking for monetary damages of an unspecified amount.
“This is a lawsuit in order to restore the good name and reputation of my client, Kia Vaughn,” said her attorney, Richard Ancowitz,
Yeah, and that 20 million had absolutely nothing to do with it. How transparent can you get?