February 06, 2004

Unocal Faces Liability for Human Rights Violations

plaintiffs will present evidence to a jury directly connecting Unocal to the brutal Burmese military’s use of forced labor, rape and murder while providing security for their pipeline.
(12-08) Earthrights International
(12-09) 18:08 PST LOS ANGELES (AP)

“the methods of the Burmese military were well known, and Unocal knew when it joined the Project that these abuses were certain to be committed for its benefit.”

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