No more slaps on the wrist. No more getting off with a fine, which is typically levied against the corporation rather than the individual criminal. We need to put the fear of prison time into every suit who is even thinking about cheating.
Feds levy a $2.6 million fine along with demands that Exxon better monitor the vulnerable structure for potential failure. An aging oil pipeline burst 2 years ago in a quiet Arkansas neighborhood and sent heavy crude oil flowing through the streets.
The legendary consumer advocate and former presidential candidate has opened, of all things, a museum in his hometown, the American Museum of Tort Law. Nader made his name using the law to fight corporations.