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Wiwa v. Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited - Summary Order

[Full text of summary order by the Court of Appeals overturning the lower court's decision to dismiss the lawsuit against Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited relating to allegations of human rights abuses and environmental degradation in Nigeria.]

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