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Judge in Unaoil case says “no one is guilty by association”

By Sam Fry

13 May 2020

Judge in Unaoil case says “no one is guilty by association” The Statue of Justice on top of the Old Bailey. (Credit: Rogen Fenton via Flickr (CC0 1.0) )

A judge at London’s Central Criminal Court has told jurors that a former Unaoil executive’s guilty plea should not be used to infer that his former colleagues are guilty of bribery offences.