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December 19, 2011

UPI – Chevron welcomes Petroecaudor’s cleanup

Chevron General Counsel Hewitt Pate said he welcomed the announcement as a sign of the country’s commitment to its 1995 …

June 16, 2011

Dow Jones – Petroecuador May Oil Exports Double From Year Earlier To $1.05 Billion

Petroecuador, Ecuador’s state-run oil company, announces an increase in exports: Petroecuador posted crude oil export revenues of $1.05 billion in …

May 23, 2011 – Chevron Ecuador Muddled By Petroecuador, Canadian, Foreign Oil Companies

This blogger writes about the environmental record of Petroecuador, Ecuador’s state run oil company: Lost in the entire Chevron Ecuador …

May 20, 2011

Reuters – Petroecuador April exports down to 8.3 mln barrels

New about Petroecuador, Ecuador’s state run oil company: Crude exports by Ecuador’s state oil company Petroecuador fell in April to …

May 12, 2011

Miami Herald – Andres Oppenheimer: Ecuador’s license to steal

This writer says that the referendum, if successful, would seriously curtail the media’s ability to conduct investigative journalism: I have …

September 23, 2010

Wall Street Journal – Shakedown in the Rain Forest – The attempt to loot Chevron for $27 billion is falling apart

The Wall Street Journal’s take on the Chevron Ecuador trial,  where the “whole tale is falling apart” and the “mess …

April 29, 2010

Chevron Asks, “Show us the Evidence”

Last week, we posted a blog entry that detailed two recent Petroecuador spills. In the post we asked why the …

April 27, 2010

The Trial Lawyers Suing Chevron Need to Come Clean About Shushufindi-38

The Amazon Defense Front’s public relations efforts have been in high gear trying to discredit a Columbia Journalism Review critique …

April 21, 2010

The silence is remarkable

In the space of a week, a Chevron technical team has discovered two fresh oil spills in Ecuador’s oil-producing Amazon …

March 11, 2010

Judge Declines to Stay Arbitration in Chevron-Ecuador Case

On Thursday, a U.S. judge granted Chevron’s motion to dismiss the government of Ecuador’s attempt to block the company’s international …

February 12, 2010

Cabrera’s Report: The Significant Flaws

Earlier in the week it was revealed that the author of a report recommending Chevron pay $27 billion in damages …

February 11, 2010

Amazon Defense Front Gets It Wrong — Again – Amazon Defense Front defense of Richard Cabrera shows the group favors greed over a fair trial

New revelation of a conflict of interest for the author of a report recommending that Chevron pay $27 billion in …