Office of Independent Counsel Donald C. Smaltz in re Secretary of Agriculture Alphonso Michael Espy

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This is the web site of the Office of Independent Counsel in the investigation and prosecutions involving matters relating to former Secretary of Agriculture, Alphonso Michael Espy.

Donald C. Smaltz was appointed Independent Counsel by the Special Division of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on September 9, 1994, to "investigate to the maximum extent authorized by [law]" whether Secretary Espy "committed a violation of any federal criminal law . . . relating in any way to the acceptance of gifts by him from organizations or individuals with business pending before the Department of Agriculture." He was also given jurisdiction to investigate "other allegations or evidence of violations of any federal criminal law by organizations or individuals developed during the course of the investigation of Secretary Espy and connected with or arising out of that investigation."

The purpose of this web site is to give the public access to public information that defines and explains the investigation.

Creator(s): Office of Independent Counsel Donald C. Smaltz
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 25, 2001
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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 25, 2001
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Description:

This is the web site of the Office of Independent Counsel in the investigation and prosecutions involving matters relating to former Secretary of Agriculture, Alphonso Michael Espy.

Donald C. Smaltz was appointed Independent Counsel by the Special Division of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on September 9, 1994, to "investigate to the maximum extent authorized by [law]" whether Secretary Espy "committed a violation of any federal criminal law . . . relating in any way to the acceptance of gifts by him from organizations or individuals with business pending before the Department of Agriculture." He was also given jurisdiction to investigate "other allegations or evidence of violations of any federal criminal law by organizations or individuals developed during the course of the investigation of Secretary Espy and connected with or arising out of that investigation."

The purpose of this web site is to give the public access to public information that defines and explains the investigation.

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last modified: 2001-10-25
harvested: 2004-11-01
uploaded: 2005-01-01

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Alternate Title: OIC Smaltz: Homepage
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