Start A Petition

Urgent: Tell Supreme Court to Make Sure Corporations Pay for Human Rights Abuses Abroad

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ogoni nine, human rights abuses abroad, Nigerian crimes, Shell Oil, US Supreme Court, government, cover-up, Citizens United, Corporate Accountability, Ken Saro-Wiwa, NIger Delta, Dutch Shell Oil )

- 2067 days ago -
Oct 1 US Supreme Court will hear a case against Shell Oil that may determine the future of litigation by non-US citizens vs corporations involved in human rights abuses abroad. Shell is trying to use Citizens United to justify its role in Nigerian abuses.

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Julie P (54)
Monday September 24, 2012, 5:35 pm
Thank you Susan. Signed.

Carrie B (306)
Monday September 24, 2012, 5:52 pm
Signed and noted.

Regina P (67)
Monday September 24, 2012, 6:11 pm
Signed. Thanks

Cher C (1429)
Monday September 24, 2012, 6:31 pm

Thnx Susan!


Sara Williams (8)
Monday September 24, 2012, 6:49 pm

Bartlomiej T (296)
Monday September 24, 2012, 11:47 pm
Signed and noted, thank you

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 12:12 am

Judy C (97)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 12:27 am
Signed. Thanks Susan and thanks Vicky for sharing.

Arild Gone for now (174)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 12:43 am
Signed,thanks Susan.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 5:31 am
Since corporations have the rights of people they should also share all the negatives of "personhood".
Signed, thanks Susan

TOM TREE (246)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 6:05 am
Signed. Thanks

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 7:00 am
signed, TU Susan

Laurie S (73)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 9:42 am
Laurie, You signed on September 25, 2012.
Your signature has been delivered to:
US Supreme Court

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 1:04 pm
Absolutely. Signed.

Florence Eaise (132)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 1:34 pm
Those bastards at Shell and all big oil dont care who they harm to make a profit glady signed and shared but when trying to note the story it wouldnt let me but ill keep trying thanks Susan youre the best

Florence Eaise (132)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 1:35 pm
You cannot currently send a star to Susan because you have done so within the last week.

Jim Phillips (3257)
Tuesday September 25, 2012, 4:54 pm
Petition signed..

Tell the Supreme Court to make sure corporations pay for Human Rights Abuses abroad. NO corporation is exempt from human rights abuse even with Citizens Untied decision.

Ty, Susan.

Rock H (254)
Wednesday September 26, 2012, 3:45 am
Signed and noted. Thanks Susan!

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Wednesday September 26, 2012, 4:17 am

Ben O (171)
Wednesday September 26, 2012, 5:48 am
Done. They can never make things right, but they can get the sHELL out!!!

natalie n (164)
Wednesday September 26, 2012, 6:15 am
its outrageous what the corporations think they can get away with!

Carole K (195)
Friday September 28, 2012, 5:17 pm
Signed on Sept. 25th. TY Susan for posting & FWD. Glad this made front page;but have been having extreme difficulty noting articles the last few days
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in US Politics & Gov't

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.