Lago Agrio: Supreme Court Denies Donziger’s Petition For Cert.

Yesterday the Supreme Court denied the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by Steven Donziger and several Lago Agrio plaintiffs, seeking review of the Second Circuit decision affirming Judge Kaplan’s judgment in the Chevron RICO case. Barring any unexpected surprises, and barring any ancillary proceedings in aid of cases pending elsewhere, this brings the main Lago Agrio case to a close in the United States. Judge Kaplan’s injunction will remain in place.
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