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Exxon Valdez captain acquitted

Title
Exxon Valdez captain acquitted
Genre
News report; Interview; Vox pop; Special
TX Date
23 Mar 1990
Year of production
1990
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Duration
00:03:53
Description
Paul Woodley reports on the acquittal of the Exxon Valdez tanker captain Joseph Hazelwood for responsibility over the oil spill in Alaska. Includes actuality of the jurors’ decision; reaction from Joseph Hazelwood; juror Jeff Sage; neighbours of Hazelwood; environmentalist Bruce Mennheim(?). For Brian Widlake programme.
Contributors
Paul Woodley; Joseph Hazelwood; Jeff Sage; Bruce Mennheim(?)
Keywords
Trials; Seaborne disasters; Alaska; Oil pollution; Marine pollution; Verdicts; Exxon Valdez; Joseph Hazelwood; Captains

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