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13 August 2018
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Un juez federal de Estados Unidos ordenó el embargo de bienes de la filial de estatal PDVSA, Citgo, para pagar a Cristallex por pérdida de derechos mineros, debido a la nacionalización decretada por el gobierno venezolano. En abril, el fallo arbitral...

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7 August 2018
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7 August 2018

Colombia: ConocoPhillips is "spinning" benefits of fracking, against the evidence and will of locals, says article

Sian Cowman, writer and researcher with The Democracy Center, documents irregularities she says she witnessed in San Martin, Colombia, where oil company ConocoPhillips convened a town hall meeting to comply with requirements to apply for an...

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Company response
6 August 2018

ConocoPhillips response

Author: ConocoPhillips

ConocoPhillips has continuously engaged with the community and local government over the past three years. We have gone beyond the required three rounds of socialization and engaged with local stakeholders through nearly 175 meetings, seminars and...

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30 July 2018

USA: Federal judge rules in favour of 5 big oil cos. & dismisses New York City climate lawsuit

Author: Desmog (USA)

“The Big Apple Loses to Big Oil as Judge Dismisses Climate Liability Suit”, 20 of July 2018...

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16 July 2018

Colombians Determined Not to be Conned by ConocoPhillips’ Fracking Spin

Author: Sian Cowman, in Toward Freedom

...There are a series of externalized costs to [ConocoPhillips'] size and profits...They don't have a good safety record for their workers or the environment, with over $266 million in payouts through the courts due to environmental and safety...

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4 July 2018

Commentary: Litigation against ConocoPhillips over Bohai Bay oil spill reveals barriers to obtaining justice for victims of pollution

Author: Feng Hao, Chinadialogue.net (China)

"Bohai legacy highlights weakness in China’s marine law", 26 June 2018...

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2 July 2018

Rhode Island sues oil companies over climate change

Author: Timothy Cama, The Hill (USA)

Rhode Island’s attorney general sued a dozen oil and natural gas companies and their affiliates Monday in state court, accusing them of causing climate change and not sufficiently mitigating its effects.  Attorney General Peter Kilmartin said Rhode...

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2 July 2018

USA: Court dismisses San Francisco & Oakland climate lawsuit against 5 fossil fuel cos.

Author: John Schwartz, The New York Times (USA)

"Judge Dismisses Suit Against Oil Companies Over Climate Change Costs", 25 June 2018...

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2 July 2018

Rhode Island becomes first state to sue oil industry, seek damages for climate change

Author: Valerie Richardson, The Washington Times

Rhode Island filed a landmark climate lawsuit Monday against the world’s largest petroleum companies, making the state the first to seek damages to cover what is says are costs of global warming in what had previously been a legal fight waged...

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