Month: February 2008

Exxon Valdez reaches the Supreme Court


Nineteen years after the disastrous oil spill in Alaska’s Prince William Sound, and fourteen years after a jury awarded the victims $2.5 million in punitive damages, Exxon was pleading its case today before the U.S.Supreme Court. The sketch shows Walter Dellinger, the attorney representing Exxon, arguing before the Justices.

Dana Milbank’s sketch here.

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