India: Court re-issues arrest warrant for former Union Carbide CEO, over Bhopal disaster

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1 August 2009

Wife: Ex-Exec 'Haunted' by Bhopal Gas Leak

Author: Frank Eltman, Associated Press

An Indian court issued a warrant ...for Warren Anderson, the former head of Union Carbide Corp., for the leak of 40 tons of poisonous gas that killed 10,000 people in Bhopal. Anderson was arrested just after the disaster...but quickly left the country...U.S. authorities have not moved to extradite him...His wife, Lillian, ...said her husband has been unfairly targeted..."This is 25 years of unfair treatment, before CEOs were paid what they're paid today."

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31 July 2009

New moves over Bhopal disaster [India]

Author: BBC

An Indian court has re-issued an arrest warrant for the former boss of the US chemical company responsible for the Bhopal disaster 25 years ago...Mr Anderson was arrested following the disaster, but left India soon afterwards.

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