Olympic Bribery Scandal

Number 15201
Subject Fraud
Source KTVX-TV (Salt Lake City)
State UT
Year 1998
Publication Date November 24, 1998
Summary The KTVX investigation reveals an internal document proving the Salt Lake Olympic Bid Committee (SLOC) had paid tuition and expenses for a relative of a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC.) From there, the corruption of the ICO's bid process broke loose. Revelations included apparent bribes, deals, favors and payoffs.
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Pages 46
Keywords VIDEOCLIP TAPE TRANSCRIPT; Sports; Salt Lake City Olympic Bid Committee; Olympics; Salt Lake City; bribery; International Olympic Committee
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