PG&E pleads guilty to 84 counts of manslaughter in California camp fire case

PG&E pleads guilty to 84 counts of manslaughter in California camp fire case

PG&E pleaded guilty to 84 counts of involuntary manslaughter and one count of unlawfully starting the Northern California Camp Fire in 2018, admitting its electrical transmission lines were the cause of the fire. The company has agreed to pay a $3.5M fine. The blaze destroyed more than 18,000 buildings, killed 84 people and reduced nearly the entire town of Paradise in California to ashes.

Timothy
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John W
John W 2 months

Rate payers will face massive punishment, pg&e executives will get massive pensions. Justice has been served👍🍾🎇🤑💸💰💲

William Wonka
William Wonka 2 months

That works out to $41,666 per life lost. My yearly pge bill is more than that!

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