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22 Oct 2003

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BBC News

Texaco faces $1bn lawsuit [Ecuador]

A trial has begun in Ecuador's jungle town of Lago Agrio of the US oil giant ChevronTexaco, which is accused of polluting the country's rainforest and water resources...ChevronTexaco denies the accusations...

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ChevronTexaco faces $1 billion lawsuit in Ecuador over past pollution by Texaco

Texaco/Chevron lawsuits (re Ecuador)