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, BC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I believe the federal government would prosecute the case until Mister Crosbie advised me yesterday that he considered the matter should stay in my hands and that, I should do is I chose I gave him the opportunity to prosecute the case as federal Attorney General and believed 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 >>

Clip ID: 19850906CPCN001