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Brazilian Police Could Charge Samarco Executives With Homicide in Tailings Dam Disaster

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MARIANA, Brazil

Brazilian police have sufficient evidence to charge executives of mining company Samarco with homicide for the tailings dam breach at a Minas Gerais iron ore mine last November, which killed 17 people and caused billions of dollars worth of damage, Bento Rodrigues Police Chief Rodrigo Bustamente said last week.