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Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

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Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

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Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

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Texas oil executive David Chalmers denies making illegal kickbacks to former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein under the United Nations oil-for-food program. It's not the first time Chalmers' business dealings with Iraq have put him in the center of scandal.