Unless there are some undisclosed facts in this case, Mr. Nelson's response is an embarrassment to Stanford and the legal profession, along with the attorneys who agreed to represent him. Mr. Nelson should apologize profusely to all involved and offer to make restitution.
Unfortunately, too many people are afraid to admit responsibility for their actions, and our country is worse off for it.
==I Marty Mackowski, Los Charros, Portola Valley==
This story contains 119 words.
Stories older than 90 days are available only to subscribing members. Please help sustain quality local journalism by becoming a subscribing member today.
If you are already a subscriber, please log in so you can continue to enjoy unlimited access to stories and archives. Subscriptions start at $5 per month and may be cancelled at any time.