55¢

So the verdict is in.

25 years it took to come to this conclusion?

As Indra Sinha says in The Guardian’s Comment is Free

The company fined $11,000 for causing the deaths of more than 20,000 people? That’s 55 cents a death. What of the quarter of a century of suffering endured by more than 100,000 sick survivors? Eleven cents apiece. As criminal damages go, never has a lower price been set on human life and health.

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