NPR logo

Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4607219/4607220" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

Law

Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

Chalmers Pleads Not Guilty in Oil-for-Food Scandal

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4607219/4607220" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

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.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.