A single oil spill from the aging Line 5 pipeline could impact more than 150 miles of coastline. Enbridge has been trying to assure the public that Line 5 is completely safe.
A pattern emerges with rulings that went to extreme lengths to enable corporate law-breaking abroad. High-level courts simply polish up the justifications for corporate impunity provided by lower courts.
John Morlino is a former social worker who founded The Essence of True Humanity Is Compassion (The ETHIC) to promote peace, nonviolence and unconditional compassion.