TV News LIES

Tuesday, Apr 21st

Last update03:21:54 AM GMT

You are here News International Shell to Pay $15.5 Million to Settle Nigerian Human Rights Abuses Case

Shell to Pay $15.5 Million to Settle Nigerian Human Rights Abuses Case

E-mail Print PDF

Shell, the big oil company, agreed to pay $15.5 million to settle a case alleging that it took part in human right abuses in the Niger Delta in the mid 1990s, a striking sum given that the company denied any wrongdoing.

The settlement, announced late Monday, came days before the start of a trial in New York that was expected to reveal extensive details of Shell’s activities in the Niger Delta.

More...

TVNL Comment: Corporations can settle criminal charges with huge payoffs.  Could you?


Most Recent Related Stories...


NY Gov. Cuomo meets with top officials in Havana

Cuomo in havanaCuban officials and New York business executives are exploring ways for the U.S. companies to do...

Police: Israeli man stabs Arab because of victim's ethnicity

Israeli sabs arabIsraeli police say a Jewish man has stabbed an Arab and later confessed that he did...

EU ministers urged to act after hundreds of migrants feared dead

immigfrants saved at seaRescue crews searched Monday for survivors and bodies from what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest migrant...

Israel Agrees To Transfer Tax Cash to Palestinians

Palestinian authorityIsrael said on Saturday it would transfer $470 million of withheld tax revenues to the Palestinian...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!