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Ex FIFA adviser: Blatter faces scrutiny for TV rights deal

Mon Sep 14 02:27:05 EDT 2015 | Boston Herald
ZURICH — FIFA President Sepp Blatter should face a criminal investigation for selling under-valued World Cup television rights to Jack Warner, the governing body's former anti-corruption adviser said Monday. Mark Pieth, a Swiss professor of criminal law, said Blatter is a likely target in a Swiss federal investigation of "criminal mismanagement" at FIFA. "Blatter has to defend himself against a form of embezzlement charges. That's a topic they need to discuss," Pieth said of an investigation bei..

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Outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter should face a criminal investigation over his organization's sale of World Cup TV rights to Jack Warner, FIFA's former anti-corruption adv..
FIFA and embattled President Sepp Blatter faced more pressure on Monday as U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch warned of new indictments in a widening investigation of corruption i..
Disgraced former FIFA official Jack Warner made a profit of around £11million on World Cup television rights that Sepp Blatter sold him for a fraction of their true value, it can b..
Disgraced former FIFA official Jack Warner made a profit of around £11million on World Cup television rights that Sepp Blatter sold him for a fraction of their true value, it can b..
The investigation into corruption at FIFA has been expanded and further charges are expected, U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch  said Monday. The world soccer's governi..
ZURICH, Switzerland, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Monday Zurich, Switzerland, that additional charges may be filed in the probe of FIFA, soccer's gove..
ZURICH (AP) Former FIFA anti-corruption adviser Mark Pieth says Sepp Blatter should face a criminal investigation for selling under-valued World Cup television rights to Jack Warne..
ZURICH — FIFA President Sepp Blatter should face a criminal investigation for selling under-valued World Cup television rights to Jack Warner, the governing body's former anti-corr..
By KC Morgan | Sep 15, 2015 01:53 AM EDT Switzerland has already seized apartments in the Alps and several other assets as part of a FIFA corruption probe, according to Yahoo! News..
(Refiles to add missing slug for media clients) Zurich/New York, Sept 13 (Reuters) - The Swiss Attorney General's Office will investigate a contract for media rights to the 2010 an..
FIFA President Sepp Blatter may be stepping down in February, but he and others at the world soccer governing body could still be a target of the United States’ investigation into ..
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter should face a criminal investigation for selling under-valued World Cup television rights to Jack Warner, the governing body's former anti..
ZURICH— FIFA President Sepp Blatter should face a criminal investigation for selling under-valued World Cup television rights to Jack Warner, the governing body's former anti-corru..
ZURICH U.S. authorities have expanded their investigations into corruption within global soccer and expect to file additional criminal charges, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch ..
Mark Pieth, a Swiss professor of criminal law, said Blatter is a likely target in a Swiss federal investigation of "criminal mismanagement" at FIFA. "Blatter has to defend himself ..
Outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter answers to a press conference during the "Sepp Blatter Tournament" on August 22, 2015 in Ulrichen, Blatter's hometown. When Blatter was elected..
ZURICH (AP) Four months after stunning arrests and raids rocked FIFA, there could yet be four years until the final criminal trial is heard. U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch war..
ZURICH -- FIFA and embattled President Sepp Blatter faced more pressure on Monday as U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch warned of new indictments in a widening investigation ..
ZURICH — FIFA and embattled President Sepp Blatter faced more pressure on Monday as U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch warned of new indictments in a widening investigation of cor..
By Joshua Franklin and Brian Homewood ZURICH (Reuters) – U.S. authorities have expanded their investigations into corruption in global soccer and expect to file additional criminal..
ZURICH Soccer world governing body FIFA was due half of the advertising revenue from a 2005 media deal it signed with a Caribbean soccer organization but did not receive any of it,..
ZURICH, Sept 15 Soccer world governing body FIFA was due half of the advertising revenue from a 2005 media deal it signed with a Caribbean soccer organization but did not receive a..
Zurich/New York The Swiss Attorney General’s Office will investigate a contract for media rights to the 2010 and 2014 World Cups, two Swiss law enforcement officials said over the ..
Investing.com -- U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch sent strong signals on Monday that the largest corruption investigation ever against FIFA, the world's governing body of soccer..
The Justice Department's $150 million bribery inquiry that has shaken international soccer's governing body has expanded and new charges are expected, Attorney General Loretta Lync..
United States Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch traveled to Zurich this week and promised “additional charges” to come in her investigation into FIFA. Speaking with Switzerlan..
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has confirmed the ongoing investigation into corruption allegations levied against FIFA will be expanded, with further charges against "individu..
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA and embattled President Sepp Blatter faced more pressure on Monday as U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch warned of new indictments in a widening investigation o..
ZURICH –  U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch says she expects more indictments in a widening investigation of corruption implicating FIFA. Lynch says "we do anticipate being ..
ZURICH Lawmakers in Switzerland have paved the way for new rules that make it easier for authorities to clamp down on corruption at sporting bodies based in the country such as FIF..
* Hapoalim says U.S. probe looking into suspects' bank accounts * U.S. probe has indicted at least 14 people (Adds background) JERUSALEM, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Israel's Bank Hapoalim..
JERUSALEM Israel's Bank Hapoalim said it is cooperating with a probe by U.S. authorities into alleged corruption involving officials from world soccer's governing body, FIFA. A U.S..
ZURICH (AP) FIFA and embattled President Sepp Blatter faced more pressure on Monday as U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch predicted a new round of indictments in a widening invest..
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch expects authorities to file additional criminal charges in their ongoing FIFA investigation, she said at a joint press conference with Swis..
ZURICH (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch says she expects more indictments in a widening investigation of corruption implicating FIFA. Lynch says "we do anticipate being a..