He used the same defense offered by Bryant: sex occurred but it was consensual.
“The ‘I know nothing’ defense was blown apart by the secret recordings,” Bryant tells The Daily Beast.
Roethlisberger was never convicted of anything and like Bryant, he settled a sexual assault claim out of court.
Bryant suggested there were “worrying developments” that News Corp. was no longer cooperating with police inquiries.
“I would like them to find skulls with bullet holes,” says Bryant Middleton, a 68-year-old Vietnam vet.
That something serious had occurred he guessed before Bryant had opened his lips.
“The only calamity that can affect you, Kate, is a calamity for young Bryant,” he said seriously.
Bryant knew his eyes were failing him of late, and he began to doubt his ears.
For answer, Mr. Bryant pointed out a line of blue slopes in the distance.
The sheriff and Bryant stood across the room conversing of the storm.