Donziger Wants Key Chevron Witness Testimony Booted

Law360, New York (October 30, 2013, 2:35 PM EDT) -- Steven Donziger asked a New York judge on Wednesday to toss the testimony of a pivotal witness in Chevron’s $19 billion racketeering suit, saying the oil giant’s financial support destroys the credibility of a former Ecuadorean judge who has accused the embattled attorney of bribery.

Donziger claims the testimony of former judge Alberto Guerra must be stricken from the record because Chevron has "crossed the line" by providing him with a host of purportedly illegal payments and benefits, including a $12,000 monthly stipend and the funding...
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Case Title

Chevron Corporation v. Donziger et al


Case Number

2:11-cv-00691

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization

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Lewis A. Kaplan

Date Filed

February 1, 2011

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