Trafigura pollution trial starts


This video says about itself:

13 December 2009 — Trafigura and their lawyers Carter Ruck had been pursuing an ongoing libel case against the BBC over a news story that aired in May 2009. Until this week the story was still available on the BBC website. The link stopped working some time on December 10th or 11th. Trafigura and Carter Ruck have become notorious for their willingness to use the UK’s repressive media laws to suppress legitimate criticism and comment. Uploaded for educational and news reporting purposes.

Dutch prosecutors fired the opening salvo yesterday in a notorious case involving a Swiss-based oil trader which dumped hazardous waste in Ivory Coast – allegedly to save itself the paltry sum of €400,000 (£335,000): here.

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