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Retired Texas shrimper wins record-breaking $50 million settlement from plastics manufacturing giant

U.S. District Judge Kenneth M. Hoyt approved the settlement agreement between a scrappy environmental coalition and plastics giant Formosa. The settlement is the largest in U.S. history resulting from a citizen environmental suit.

Diane Wilson organizes bags of that contain plastic pellet samples she's collected over the past three years. Seadrift, Texa…

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