[Foundation-l] Statement to the Associated Press
jwales at wikia.com
Sun Mar 9 22:44:16 UTC 2008
Thomas Dalton wrote:
>> I can't comment on any other aspect of the matter, but I was the Clerk on
>> Mr. Merkey's arbitration case, and can confirm that he engaged in plenty of
>> on-wiki conduct warranting a siteban, having nothing to do with any type of
>> financial contributions he might or might not have been making.
> Well, yes, that happened in public so I know that much is nonsense.
> I'm more interested in the claimed agreement with Jimmy. I find it
> very unlikely that Jimmy would make such an agreement, but would like
> to hear it from him to remove any doubt.
Of course I would never offer, nor accept any offer, whereby a donation
would buy someone special editorial treatment in the encyclopedia. I do
routinely assist people with WP:BLP issues, and I do courtesies for many
people. Donations have no bearing on that at all.
NPOV is non-negotiable.
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