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Right against self incrimination not a valid excuse to refuse cooperation in World Bank investigations

By Roger Hamilton-Martin

09 June 2017

Right against self incrimination not a valid excuse to refuse cooperation in World Bank investigations

Companies that refuse to cooperate with the World Bank’s investigative team can no longer claim the right against self-incrimination, a senior investigator for the group has said.