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Former prosecutor: US charges against Unaoil brothers may damage SFO morale

By Sam Fry

01 November 2019

Former prosecutor: US charges against Unaoil brothers may damage SFO morale
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A former SFO lawyer has said the DOJ’s bribery charges against Unaoil’s two most senior executives show the UK must ask itself if it wants to become a “subservient jurisdiction” to the US.