Bhopal LowDOWn – November 2014
Brought to you by the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal, North America
In this issue:
1. On the Ground
2. Hot Off the Press
4. 30th Anniversary Events
5. Dow Action
6. Take Action
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October 2014 Edition
This LowDOWn is full of events and news – so please make sure to read through it all.
In This Issue:
1) 30th Anniversary Call to Action
2) 30th Anniversary Events Scheduled
3) Social Justice Journal: Special Issue on the Bhopal Gas Disaster
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The International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal, North America
- Hot Off The Press
US Judge rules in favor of The Union Carbide Corporation
As has been done on several previous occasions, Judge Keenan of the Southern District of New York recently ruled in favour of The Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) (a wholly owned subsidiary of Dow Chemical) on the issue of ongoing soil and groundwater contamination. This is despite evidence, presented by the survivors’ US-based legal defense (EarthRights International, Sharma & Deyoung LLP, and the Law Offices of Curtis V. Trinko), proving that the Union Carbide Corporation played a central role in designing and maintaining their Bhopal plant.
This decision will be appealed in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, which has previously reversed several of Keenan’s prior dismissals of cases against The Union Carbide Corporation.
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