"I believe that the judges first decided what the outcome should be and then afterwards wrote the verdict ... Iceland is a very small country... The walls between politicians and officials are very thin. ... The politicians decided to put all focus on the banking sector, and not to study what went wrong with the economy, which is under their responsibility."
Ólafur Ólafsson, tidigare storägare i Kaupþing, säger till Reuters att domen mot honom och tre före detta bankchefer var ett sätt för rättsväsendet att finna syndabockar för finanskraschen - läs mer här.