Earth Jurisprudence - Earth Law

Ecuador Company Fined For Polluting The Amazon

In 2001 an Ecuadorian Court fined U.S. oil giant Chevron $8.6 billion for dumping 18.5 billion gallons of toxic materials into the Amazon rainforest and rivers.

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Media coverage

Chevron Toxico press release and call for higher damages