Perot 'blasted reef'
Monday 06 July 1992
'Faced with that denial,' the magazine adds, 'Perot's contractors realised that any similar request for permission to cut a channel in a nearby coral reef would probably be nixed as well. A week later, without filing for a permit, Perot's construction team blew a section of the reef near his house.' The Bermuda government decided the damage was not great and eventually issued Perot a retroactive permit for the dredging 'on the understanding that Perot would not do any more unauthorised blasting', the magazine said.
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