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March 28, 1992 | From Associated Press
An Indian court Friday requested the extradition of a retired American executive to face homicide charges for the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster that killed thousands of people. His company condemned the action. In addition to the extradition request, which must be approved by India's government before being forwarded to the United States, the court also issued an arrest warrant for Warren Anderson, formerly of Union Carbide Corp.
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BUSINESS
December 9, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Union Carbide Ex-Chairman Ordered to Face Trial in India: An Indian court ordered former Union Carbide Corp. Chairman Warren Anderson to face trial in the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster. Bhopal Chief Magistrate Gopal Sharma issued an order saying Anderson "committed an offense of culpable homicide, not amounting to murder, voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means . . . and the commission of such offenses with criminal intention or knowledge."
BUSINESS
December 9, 1991 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Union Carbide Ex-Chairman Ordered to Face Trial in India: An Indian court ordered former Union Carbide Corp. Chairman Warren Anderson to face trial in the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster. Bhopal Chief Magistrate Gopal Sharma issued an order saying Anderson "committed an offense of culpable homicide, not amounting to murder, voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons or means . . . and the commission of such offenses with criminal intention or knowledge."
NEWS
March 28, 1992 | From Associated Press
An Indian court Friday requested the extradition of a retired American executive to face homicide charges for the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster that killed thousands of people. His company condemned the action. In addition to the extradition request, which must be approved by India's government before being forwarded to the United States, the court also issued an arrest warrant for Warren Anderson, formerly of Union Carbide Corp.
BUSINESS
November 16, 1988 | Associated Press
A magistrate issued arrest warrants Tuesday for former Union Carbide Corp. Chairman Warren Anderson and two other company officials in connection with murder charges in the 1984 gas disaster that killed 3,100 people. The prosecutor sought the warrants after Anderson and other officials of the U.S. company failed to respond to summonses issued in December. "They are deliberately trying to disobey the court of law," government prosecutor U. S. Prasad said.
BUSINESS
February 15, 1989 | SCOT J. PALTROW, Times Staff Writer
Union Carbide's settlement in India of the mammoth lawsuit stemming from the Bhopal chemical plant disaster spells the end of years of turmoil for Warren M. Anderson, the company's former chairman, who until Tuesday was technically a fugitive from Indian justice. The settlement wipes out criminal homicide charges as well as civil lawsuits against the 67-year-old.
BUSINESS
February 15, 1989 | SCOT J. PALTROW, Times Staff Writer
Union Carbide's settlement in India of the mammoth lawsuit stemming from the Bhopal chemical plant disaster spells the end of years of turmoil for Warren M. Anderson, the company's former chairman, who until Tuesday was technically a fugitive from Indian justice. The settlement wipes out criminal homicide charges as well as civil lawsuits against the 67-year-old.
BUSINESS
November 16, 1988 | Associated Press
A magistrate issued arrest warrants Tuesday for former Union Carbide Corp. Chairman Warren Anderson and two other company officials in connection with murder charges in the 1984 gas disaster that killed 3,100 people. The prosecutor sought the warrants after Anderson and other officials of the U.S. company failed to respond to summonses issued in December. "They are deliberately trying to disobey the court of law," government prosecutor U. S. Prasad said.
NEWS
November 29, 1985 | Associated Press
Indian officials today asked Warren Anderson, chairman of Union Carbide Corp., to testify before a judicial commission investigating the Bhopal gas leak that killed more than 2,000 people in 1984. The request came one day after the state government officially accused Union Carbide, based in Danbury, Conn., of responsibility for the gas leak at its Bhopal pesticide plant Dec. 3, 1984.
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April 8, 1986 | Associated Press
Federal safety inspectors "sandbagged" Union Carbide Corp. when they issued 221 citations against the company's plant in Institute, W.Va., the company's board chairman said today. "If the OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) report on Institute is an opening salvo for a basic attack on our industry, the message is--when the attack comes, forget about fairness," said Warren Anderson in a speech to the International Petrochemical Conference.
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