"Oh, no," Dieken said, his voice a jumble of shock and dread while watching his close friend.
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"I have a great legacy, tarnished somewhat by the move," he said in 1999. "The politicians and the bureaucrats saw fit to cover their own rear ends by blaming it on me."
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