The Canadian Press

1985-09-06 | BC Document Leak

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BC Attorney-General Brian Smith said former federal civil servant Richard Price should never have been charged with leaking documents relating to Indian Affairs in the first place.

Date: 1985-09-06
Placeline: VANCOUVER, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I believe the federal government would prosecute the case until Mr crosbie advised me yesterday that he considered the matter should stay in my hand and that's a I should do as I chose I gave him the opportunity to prosecute the case as federal attorney general and believe that he was going to do that but he's declined to do that and so I am going to do what was always my belief since I first learned of this charge early in August and that was to stay proceedings >>