Chevron, Environmental Group Seek End To Suit

Law360, New York (June 19, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Chevron Chemical Co. and an environmental group, which have been wrapped up in litigation for more than a decade regarding the discharge of pollutants into a Texas watershed, have asked a judge to approve an agreement to end litigation.

Friends of the Earth Inc. and Chevron filed a joint motion for entry of a consent decree Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. The motion said the attorney general and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator have had 45 days to...
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