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Exxon Could Face Payout 20 Years After Oil Spill, by

Publication Date: 
February 28, 2008
Source: 
The Independent
Author: 
Leonard Doyle

The UK-based Independent referenced Professor Jeffrey L. Fisher in a story about the Exxon Valdez case being revisited by the Supreme Court:

At the heart of the lawsuit is the disputed accusation that Exxon ignored warnings that Mr Hazelwood was a drunk. Jeffrey L Fisher, a professor of law at Stanford University who is arguing the case for the victims, has sent the court a video of Exxon executives acknowledging fault as well as a tape of the distress call made by a clearly drunk Mr Hazelwood saying his ship was aground.