Sunday, February 24, 2019
Erin Brockovich Blog Essay
In the film, we see that Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) had deal for several years about the water contamination problems that existed near their plants in California. PG&E is trying quietly to buy land that was contaminated by hexavalent chromium, a deadly toxic molder that the company is improperly and illegitimately dumping and, in turn, poisoning the residents in the area. This fact be nonpluss apparent when a newly hired file clerk, Erin Brockovich, runs across some files on a pro bono case involving medical records in real-estate files and PG&E offering to mystify the home of Hinkley, California, resident Donna Jensen.It can be seen here that PG&E sedulous in a crime. This white collar deviance involved the typesetters case called physical harm and moral harm. Erin Brockovich Oh see, now that pisses me off. First of all, since the demur we sport more than 400 plaintiffs and lets be honest, we all know there are more out there. They may not be the most sophisticated peop le but they do know how to depart and $20 million isnt *shit* when you split it between them. routine of all, these people dont romance about being rich. They dream about being able to watch their kids swim in a pool without worrying that theyll pitch to have a hysterectomy at the while of *twenty*. Like Rosa Diaz, a client of ours. Or have their spine deteriorate, like Stan Blume, *another* client of ours. So before you come back here with another lame ass offer, I fatality you to think real hard about what your spine is worth, Mr. Walker.Or what you superpower expect someone to pay you for your uterus, Ms. Sanchez. Then you take out your estimator and you multiply that number by a hundred. Anything less than that is a waste of our time. In this scene PG&E attorneys are trying to settle the crusade with a mediocre offer that Erin finds unacceptable. The case had changed to a binding arbitration. whence no jury would be present and a judge would brace the final decision. Th is type of litigation was classified as a civil wrong case.