Judge OKs New Complaint About Nigerian Deaths

Law360, New York (October 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A New York federal court judge has allowed the relatives of Nigerian activists who were imprisoned or killed after protesting Royal Dutch Petroleum Co.'s drilling in the African country to make additions to their lawsuit for the fourth time.

On Friday, U.S. District Judge Kimba M. Wood, of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, granted the plaintiffs' motion to file a fourth amended complaint to clarify why six named plaintiffs who are suing on behalf of their family members have standing...
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