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Originally Posted by Fetta
Didnt Arum get caught trying to bribe a judge
I believe it was bribing the IBF so a fighter could be ranked. This obviously still happens today without a doubt
In the mid 1990s, Arum committed a host of Felonies when he admittedly gave then IBF President Bob Lee over $100,000 as a “bribe” to allow George Foreman, then heavyweight champ, to fight Axel Schultz instead of a top contender. He accomplished this by laundering the money through Europe with then booking agent Stan Hoffman. Shortly thereafter, Arum admitted such in a US Dept. of Justice affidavit that was published here at RingTalk.com. The fallout saw Arum fined in a number of states, while unable to promote in Arizona.
Last edited by ИATAS; 01-25-2013 at 11:37 AM.