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24 November 2017 18:50 (South Africa)

Delayed, and watered-down, justice for Bhopal victims

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

A court found seven managers of Union Carbide's Indian division guilty of negligence in respect of the Bhopal gas disaster in 1984. They were sentenced to a measly two years in prison each, never mind that victims of the industrial accident (well, those lucky enough to have escaped with their lives) continue to suffer 25 years later.  Read the whole article: Reuters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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