NEW YORK, New York, March 7, 2011 (Environment News Service) Crude oil in a Chevron oil waste pit in the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador. (Rainforest Action Network photo) In a New York courtroom today, oil giant Chevron Corp. won a halt to enforcement of an $18 billion judgment for oil pollution of the Ecuadorian Amazon imposed by a court in Ecuador. Full story here. PUBLISHER'S COMMENT: To the US judge who made this ruling - "do da word 'sovereignty' ring a bell to ya?" l.p.
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