Jam v. International Finance Corp.

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20069
No(s). 15-612 (D.D.C. Mar 24, 2016) (Bates, J.)

A district court dismissed a lawsuit brought by Indian fishermen and farmers against the World Bank in connection with a $450 million loan issued for the construction of a coal-fired power plant in India. The plaintiffs filed suit against the World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC), arg...