Two former UW Oshkosh officials pleaded not guilty Monday to accusations of misconduct in office and asked that the charges against them be dismissed.
The officials, former Chancellor Richard Wells and former Vice Chancellor Thomas Sonnleitner, have been accused of abusing their authority by entering into loan guarantees on behalf of the UW Oshkosh Foundation.
They were released on $10,000 signature bonds.
In a court filing a lawyer for Wells said that the charges did not include “sufficient facts to establish probable cause” and were unconstitutionally vague.
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Photo: Lawyers Steve Biskupic and Raymond Dall’Osto lead their clients, Richard Wells and Thomas Sonnleitner, out of court.