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Garcia urges less secrecy in FIFA corruption cases

By GRAHAM DUNBAR
Associated Press

ZURICH (AP) -- FIFA prosecutor Michael Garcia wants more details published about football corruption cases. Speaking at FIFA headquarters, Garcia describes a "disconnect" in public confidence...full story
updated 2014-09-19 09:42 PM
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Garcia urges less secrecy in FIFA corruption cases
By GRAHAM DUNBAR
Associated Press

ZURICH (AP) -- FIFA prosecutor Michael Garcia wants more details published about football corruption cases. Speaking at FIFA headquarters, Garcia describes a "disconnect" in public confidence....Fullstory

2014-09-19 09:42 PM

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