WE RISE IN
SUPPORT OF BOB DERBYSHIRE
TELLS US THAT
LOCAL BROADCASTER BOB DERBYSHIRE
UNPROFESSIONAL & INAPPROPRIATE
broadcaster Bob Derbyshire was allegedly called "punk" and grabbed by his
Derbyshire on-air this morning (on "Hurley in the Morning") ... He
was as open as he could possibly be in light of the fact that he has retained
legal counsel and is reserving all of his legal rights and
advised that he will be writing the Atlantic City Board of Education ... to make
public his displeasure with how he was treated by two Atlantic City Board of
(for legal reasons) refused to name the two board members alleged to have done
this ... However, we have two independent sources who confirmed to us, that the
two Board Members in question are Rochelle Salway and Stephanie Davies-Khan.
spent many years as the professional announcer for the Atlantic City Battle by
the Bay basketball tournament.
Derbyshire had previously spoken on WOND radio about his
disagreement with many Board Members scheduled to take a taxpayer-paid trip
to Chicago ... This is a story that we broke first on "Hurley in the
The two board
members obviously didn't like what Derbyshire had to say ... and, they verbally
let him have it at the Battle by the Bay, so our two sources confirm.
What remains unclear is who touched Derbyshire's arm, etc.
We will be
following this closely and keep you posted.
and support Derbyshire's Constitutionally provided right to free speech. We also
agree with his position regarding the substance of this matter ... and we fully
support him in his challenge of the alleged conduct of the two board
We see a
potentially costly lawsuit coming and from the facts we have learned ...
Derbyshire has a solid case against these two board members ... whose alleged
conduct occurred at an official school function ... making this a direct Board
of Education/District matter ... and, not simply a personal