The Canadian Press

1998-06-30 | Westray

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Families of the 26 men killed in the Westray mine explosion say they are devastated. Six years after the Nova Scotia mine blew up, prosecutors decided to stay manslaughter and criminal negligence case against two former mine managers. Canadian Press reporter Steve Lambert had the story.

Date: 1998-06-30
Placeline: STELLARTON, Nova Scotia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 40 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << how can you how can you ease the anger and frustration was evident as poor Bell confronted the prosecutors that their news conference that lost her son in the disaster and she and other family members believe it was caused by unsafe conditions underground Bells daughter-in-law Colleen says she's giving up I've been fighting for 6 years and I think this is somebody else is going to the prosecutor say there is conflicting evidence as to what caused the explosion some of the relatives have one final Court battle left a lawsuit for compensation from the problem Steve Lambert Stellarton Nova Scotia >>