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Fali Nariman: I'm a fallen angel!!

Started by ashutosh majumdar, June 29, 2010, 12:45:26 AM

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ashutosh majumdar

Is it not incredible that after 25 years, leading Jurist and senior Supreme Court lawyer Fali S Nariman regrets being the lead lawyer for Union Carbide in the 1984 gas leak case and has said with hindsight, he would not have accepted the brief. "If I had to live my life all over again, as a lawyer, and the brief came to me and I had foreknowledge of everything that later came in, I would not have accepted the case," Nariman told Karan on Devil's Advocate.

He also says issue not be revived now. So all that the government can do is, from its own exchequer, pay more, but the attempt to re-prosecute, the attempt to open the settlement and get more compensation, as well as the attempt to extradite Warren Anderson, all three are unlikely to succeed.

The full article is here http://ibnlive.in.com/news/im-a-fallen-angel-in-bhopal-episode-nariman/125418-3.html?from=tn