The Canadian Press

2002-01-17 | Walkerton Inquiry

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Leaked portions of a judicial report into Walkerton, Ontario's tainted water tragedy found the local water managers played a contributing role in the disaster. Canadian Press reporter Colin Perkel said Justice Dennis O'Connor also found Tory government policies played a role in the E. coli water contamination. (Ontario's attorney general called for a police probe into the leak of the report.)

Date: 2002-01-17
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 24 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << there's no question that the two brothers who were in charge of the water system were incompetent they were dishonest in many ways they falsified reports they didn't do what they were supposed to be doing this no question about that and of course the government did have a role in this the safeguards that should have been there the people who should have been watching over operators of a water system like walk-ins when doing their job >>