The Canadian Press

1999-05-12 | Bre-X-Charges

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On May 12, the RCMP announced it would not go ahead with criminal charges against the principals in the Bre-X mining scandal. Inspector Tom Macauley headed the task force into the affair and said many factors contributed to the decision. Macauley said he found the decision frustrating because of the time and money spent on the probe, which included sending investigators to Indonesia and the Philippines.

Date: 1999-05-12
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the combination of all sorts of things you're dealing with a multi jurisdiction old case, used defense secretary place in Indonesia where the mine is the use of the trading on the securities commission here you've got, witnesses that are not compatible into this country and, then there's problems with that is bringing evidence back into into this jurisdiction >>

Clip ID: 19990512CPCN001