Category Archives: Law

BP, BhoPal, and the United States Department of Justice.

Union Carbide and Bhopal Within 72 hours of the toxic gas leak from Union Carbide’s factory in Bhopal, India, thousands had died and, to date, in excess of 25,000 people have prematurely perished. Water, contaminated with toxic chemicals recklessly dumped by the same factory, continues to poison thousands of families living in the area. A […]

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‘Bhopal Toxic Trespass’ Campaign to Support Bhopal Justice Petition

For the next thirty days we will be promoting the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal (ICJB) White House ‘We The People’ petition. We hope that all of our friends and supporters will get behind the campaign and help us spread it. Amongst other things, we will be running a Facebook campaign using some of […]

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Action: Tweet Dow Chemical’s Bhopal Court Notice to the US Dept of justice

We are asking the US Department of justice to ensure that a notice issued by the Bhopal Courts, requiring Dow Chemical to attend court on 13th July, is delivered. The DoJ has failed to deliver similar notices on three previous occasions although this is contrary to the conditions of a Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty signed […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.