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Autor/in: David Kravets, Associated Press
Unocal Corp. asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit seeking monetary damages on behalf of indigenous farmers in Myanmar who allege the oil giant was complicit in human rights violations carried out by that country's military.
Autor/in: Carolyn Abate, Reuters
The hearing [by A U.S. appeals court] stems from two 1996 lawsuits against Unocal Corp. which claimed that villagers in rural Myanmar, formerly Burma, were subjected to forced labor, rape, torture and murder by the military during construction of a...
Autor/in: Ka Hsaw Wa , co-founder and co-director of EarthRights International, in Los Angeles Times
If an American company assists in and benefits from gross human rights abuses committed by its business partners, should it be held liable and accountable? [re lawsuit in U.S. courts against Unocal over its pipeline in Burma; refers also to Total]
Autor/in: Environmental Justice Foundation
Autor/in: Friends of the Earth
Rio Tinto, the world's biggest mining company, will come under attack at its annual general meeting today for human rights abuses and environmental destruction linked to its operations in Indonesia. The allegations are outlined in a new report from...
- Mit Bezug auf: Sudan - The Human Price of Oil
Autor/in: Sierra Club
- Mit Bezug auf: Sierra Club