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2012-01-16 11:55:00

Oil Giant Concedes It Has Used Almost 500 Lawyers to Fight Rainforest Indigenous Groups NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While indigenous groups in Ecuador's Amazon face possible death and grave illness from Chevron's "Rainforest Chernobyl" disaster, several prominent U.S. law firms and their well-known partners are billing the oil giant hundreds of millions of dollars to forestall a clean-up that could save thousands of lives, according to court documents....