NY judge says Ecuadorean plaintiffs cannot collect judgment against Chevron in US

  • by: LARRY NEUMEISTER , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 4, 2014 - 5:40 PM

NEW YORK — A federal judge on Tuesday blocked U.S. courts from being used to collect a $9 billion Ecuadorean judgment against Chevron for rainforest damage, saying lawyers poisoned an honorable quest with their illegal and wrongful conduct.

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