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Canucks star charged with assault

Updated: June 25, 2004, 9:44 PM ET
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Canucks star Todd Bertuzzi was charged Thursday with assault for a sucker-punch that left Colorado's Steve Moore with a broken neck and prompted widespread criticism of hockey violence.

Bertuzzi

The charges -- assault causing bodily harm -- were announced by the criminal justice branch of the ministry of the attorney general after an investigation that lasted four months. Bertuzzi was ordered to appear in provincial court July 9.

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