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George Carman
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Born: October 6, 1929

Died: January 2, 2001 (aged 71)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Lawyer, barrister

Bio: George Alfred Carman, QC, was a leading English barrister of the 1980s and 1990s. He first came to the attention of the general public in 1979, when he successfully defended the former Liberal leader Jeremy Thorpe after he was charged with conspiracy to murder. Carman had been appointed as a Queen's Counsel eight years previously.

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If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress.

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