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Resource ID: #10618
Subject: Utilities
Source: KTTV-TV (Los Angeles)
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Date: May 23, 24, and 26, 1994

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KTTV-TV, in a three-part series, shows how Pacific Gas and Electric polluted the town of Hinkley. The utility company was exposing its workers and residents of the town to a chemical known to cause genetic damage; the series examined the claims of birth defects, health problems and Pacific Gas and Electrics alleged criminal intent. After the series, more alleged victims came forward and a lawsuit was filed against the company, May 23, 24, and 26, 1994.

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