Olympic Bribery Trial Opens in Salt Lake The bribery and fraud trial of two organizers of the 2002 Winter Olympics opens in Salt Lake City Tuesday. Dave Johnson and Tom Welch are accused of spending more than $1 million in gifts and favors for International Olympic Committee members while they were selecting the 2002 host city. Hear NPR's Howard Berkes.
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Olympic Bribery Trial Opens in Salt Lake

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Olympic Bribery Trial Opens in Salt Lake

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Olympic Bribery Trial Opens in Salt Lake

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The bribery and fraud trial of two organizers of the 2002 Winter Olympics opens in Salt Lake City Tuesday. Dave Johnson and Tom Welch are accused of spending more than $1 million in gifts and favors for International Olympic Committee members while they were selecting the 2002 host city. Hear NPR's Howard Berkes.