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November 01, 2010  |  permalink

Modern Pillage


Do your cellphone or gas tank contain natural resources that were pillaged from conflict-ridden countries? It’s quite possible, and that’s why law professor James G. Stewart has written an innovative blueprint for prosecuting corporations that pillage (the legal term) natural resources from the developing world. To download the blueprint, which was published with the help of the Open Society Justice Intiative, click here.

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