A federal judge in New York today slapped a stern order on attorney Steven Donziger and the Ecuadorean villagers he claims to represent, prohibiting them from capitalizing on a $9 billion judgment the judge said was the product of â€œegregious fraud.â€
The judge is completely, utterly full of shit,Â here’s the real story.
AlsoÂ watch Palast’s report from the Amazon for BBC , War Paint and Lawyers:Â Rainforest Indians versus Big Oil on theÂ DVD Palast Investigates:Â From 8-Mile to the Amazon. Get the signed DVD orÂ Download it for FREE.
Greg Palast’s investigation of Chevron’s oil drilling operations in the Amazon for BBC TelevisionÂ NewsnightÂ is included in theÂ DVD compendiumÂ Palast Investigates. Get aÂ signed DVDÂ orÂ download the film for FREE.
Palast’s investigations are supported in part by the Puffin and Cloud Mountain Foundations and theÂ Palast Investigative Fund, a 501c3 charitable trust.