The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia. More…

But, Mr Nmehielle, surely -- you seem to agree with the accused that the people or the counsel who are listed on your list are of inferior quality to what he's looking for. Now, if you agree, it then brings me to the question: You've known that this case was different, if you like, and you've known the kind of calibre of counsel that you would be requiring for this case as far back as last year. Why, then, are we talking today, in June, on a day when we're supposed to be hearing witnesses, why are we scrounging around looking for Queen's Counsel?

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