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[Europe, Malta] Barroso knew OLAF report would not hold water: John Dalli

Malta Independent (mt)
added Jul 10, 2014 05:02

[Europe] Dalli: Barroso knew OLAF report 'did not hold water' -

John Dalli says European Commission president José Manuel Barroso refused to wait for scrutiny of OLAF report because he knew it would not hold water
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 10, 2014 05:01

[Europe, Malta] John Dalli reacts to court hearings, hits out at Barroso, says Olaf was submissive to the tobacco industry

During his testimony, Mr Dalli said, Mr Barroso admitted that the Secretary General Catherine Day was in communication with OLAF about the progress of its report. He stated that Ms Day reported to him, days before the report was handed to him that the co
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 10, 2014 05:00
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[Belgium, Europe] Former official accuses EU's Barroso of 'ambush' in graft scandal

A former top European official challenged EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso in court on Monday, declaring he was unfairly forced out of his job and maintaining his innocence in a graft scandal. John Dalli was forced to quit as EU health commiss
added Jul 10, 2014 04:59
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli: Barroso made political decision based on fraud

Dalli's lawyer present to judges a scenario in which the former commissioner was faced with a fait accompli that could only result in his ousting.
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 10, 2014 04:58

[Europe] Statement by President Barroso as a witness in the case brought to the General Court by Mr John Dalli

Let me start by saying that the 16 October 2012 meeting was not the first one I had with Mr Dalli on the allegations against him. The first one was on 25 July 2012. I was informed when OLAF launched its independent investigation but I was explicitly aske
Europa - European Commission
added Jul 8, 2014 06:35

[Europe, Malta] Barroso faces Dalli at EU court in tobacco lobby case

Five judges at the EU Court of Justice on Monday (7 July) cross-examined the president of the European Commission in the tobacco lobby scandal which saw health commissioner John Dalli leave in disgrace two years ago.
added Jul 8, 2014 06:32

[Europe, Malta] VIDEO: Final pleas in Dalli court case today

A case for unfair dismissal filed by former EU Health Commissioner John Dalli against Commission president Jose' Manuel Barroso continues this afternoon, when lawyers for the two sides make their final pleas.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 8, 2014 06:06

[Europe, UK] Ministers face £11bn bill if they bring in plain cigarette packs ($$)

an £11BILLION compensation bill if they ban fancy cigarette packs in Britain. A top City stockbroker claims plain packaging rules could breach EU law.
The Sun (uk)
added Jul 8, 2014 05:48

[Europe, Malta] LIVE: Dalli and Barroso face off in Luxembourg

The event has now ended, here is a transcript of the live coverage. * 14:16 pmMark Micallef Dalli's family taking their seats in the court room. * 14:16 pmMark Micallef The court's press handlers are expecting a full house today. They made special ar
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 8, 2014 05:44
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