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Salt Lake City, United States / Olympic Bribery Scandal / IOC #182708

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 13, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Bill Redeker) The investigation of bribery in awarding the Olympic Games to Salt Lake City, UT, and other cities featured; details given of requests by and promises to members of the International Olympic Committee, which is, in effect, an exclusive private club. [Australian Olympic minister Bruce BAIRD - recalls International Olympic Committee officials looking for something.] [Utahns for Social Responsibility Dave OWEN - recounts elements in the contract with the IOC.] ["Sports Illustrated" Frank DEFORD - points out that the blamed Salt Lake City officials were playing by the rules.]

Jennings, Peter;
Redeker, Bill

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