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Thursday, September 15, 2005

who let the ritter out? who? who? who? who?

Not Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench.

For anyone interested (following up from an earlier post), Edmonton's own Mr. Michael Ritter, the former Chief Parliamentary Counsel to the Alberta Legislature, has been making headlines across the world! Well... Albertans do have that "entrepreneurial spirit..."

Edmonton Sun: Ritter fighting to stay at home.
Bloomberg: Canadian Charged with $43 Million Embezzlement of Merrill Lynch.

We'll have more coverage as it comes...

Here's an open ended question for all you loyal daveberta readers: How much legislation was passed in Alberta while this upstanding gentleman was our Counsel?

Click here for the complete Michael Ritter Scandal Chronology...


James Bowie said...

$43 Million. Not $43. You had me very confused. But good story.

daveberta said...

oops. Thanks-changed.

yeah, it's a pretty sausy story.

Mark Richard Francis said...

"who, who, who, who"

I always thought they were barking in that song, not saying 'who'.

$43 million, eh? Um, how?